Smtp.NET 3 Documentation

SmtpServer.EmbedImages Property

Specifies whether to embed images in an HTML formatted message.

[Visual Basic]
Public Property EmbedImages As Boolean
[C#]
public bool EmbedImages {get; set;}

Property Value

If true, images will be downloaded and embedded into the message. If false, images will be referenced by the fully qualified URL.

Remarks

This property only applies when the BodyUrl property is used.

Example

[C#]
            public void Send()
            {
                 SmtpServer oSmtpDotNet = new SmtpServer();
             
                 // Set the remote server name.  If left blank, "localhost" is used.
                 oSmtpDotNet.ServerAddress = "mail.domain.com";
                  
                 // Message Addressing
                 oSmtpDotNet.ToAddress = "to@domain.com";
                 oSmtpDotNet.FromAddress = "from@domain.com";
             
                 // Set the subject 
                 oSmtpDotNet.Subject = "Routine email";
                  
                 // Set the message body to the contents (html) found
                 // at http://www.ExclamationSoft.com AND embed the images
                 oSmtpDotNet.BodyUrl = "http://www.ExclamationSoft.com";
                 oSmtpDotNet.EmbedImages = true;
            
                 ReturnCodes nRC = oSmtpDotNet.Send();
                 if ( nRC != ReturnCodes.SUCCESS )
                 {
                      Console.WriteLine("Error #"+nRC+" occurred.");
                      Console.WriteLine(oSmtpDotNet.LastError);
                      Console.Write(oSmtpDotNet.LogFileToString(false));
                      return;
                 }
             
                 // Success!
                 Console.WriteLine("Success!");
            }
            
[VB]
            Public Function Send() As Integer
                 Dim oSmtpDotNet As New SmtpServer()
                 Dim nRC As ReturnCodes
            
                 ' Set the remote server name.  If left blank, "localhost" is used.
                 oSmtpDotNet.ServerAddress = "mail.domain.com"
                 
                 ' Message Addressing
                 oSmtpDotNet.FromAddress = "from@domain.com"
                 oSmtpDotNet.ToAddress = "to@domain.com"
            
                 ' Set the subject 
                 oSmtpDotNet.Subject = "Routine email"
                  
                 ' Set the message body to the contents (html) found
                 ' at http://www.ExclamationSoft.com AND embed the images
                 oSmtpDotNet.BodyUrl = "http://www.ExclamationSoft.com"
                 oSmtpDotNet.EmbedImages = true
                 
                 ' Send the message.  Get the return code and store it in the variable
                 ' nRC.  Then check nRC for success or failure
                 nRC = oSmtpDotNet.Send()
                 If (nRC <> ReturnCodes.SUCCESS) Then
                     ' A problem occurred.
                     ' Write out the last error encountered
                     Console.WriteLine(oSmtpDotNet.LastError)
                     ' Write out the log file contents
                     Console.WriteLine(oSmtpDotNet.LogFileToString(False))
                     Exit Function
                 End If
            
                 ' Success!
                 Console.WriteLine("Message Sent!")
            End Function
            

See Also

SmtpServer Class | SmtpServer Members | SmtpDotNet Namespace | BodyUrl