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A quick code snippet to send email using VB.Net, works fine in VS 2010. - this is the email account that will be used to send out email

My_SimplE_PassW@rd - password of the email account that is used to send out the email - the recipient of the email or the person who will receive the email

SmtpServer.Port = 25 – change this port number if the email server blocks port 25

SmtpServer.Host = "mail.my_server_name" – change to the email server name or ask your email administrator

            Dim SmtpServer As New SmtpClient()
            Dim mail As New MailMessage()
            SmtpServer.Credentials = New  _
            Net.NetworkCredential("", "My_SimplE_PassW@rd")
            SmtpServer.Port = 25
            SmtpServer.Host = "mail.my_server_name"
            mail = New MailMessage()
            mail.From = New MailAddress("")
            mail.Subject = "My Email Subject: "
            mail.Body = "write the body of email here - this is my message"

            MsgBox("mail send")

        Catch ex As Exception

    End Try


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