SMTP/POP3/IMAP Email Engine Library for Visual Basic

The MarshallSoft SMTP/POP3/IMAP Email component library for Visual Basic (SEE4VB) is a library of functions providing easy control of the SMTP (Simple Mail Transport Protocol), POP3 (Post Office 3), and IMAP 4 (Internet Message Access Protocol) protocols.

The SMTP/POP3/IMAP Email development toolkit provides a simple interface to send and receive email, including multiple MIME base64 and quoted-printable encoded attachments from within a VB or VB.NET application. Knowledge of Winsock and TCP/IP is not needed.

SEE4VB provides the functionality to easily and quickly develop software applications that can send, receive and parse mail.

Some of the many features of the SMTP/POP3/IMAP Email Component Library for Visual Basic (SEE4VB) are as follows:

Example Program

A selection of complete example programs is included (including VB.Net and Viusal Studio), demonstrating how to send and receive email using the library. The SEE4VB library can also be used with any Windows application capable of calling the Windows API.

The SMTP/POP3/IMAP Email Component Library for Visual Basic supports and has been tested with the following:

The SMTP/POP3 Email Engine for Visual Basic (SEE4VB) can be used in the development of Win32 and Win64 applications running under Windows XP through Windows 11. The evaluation version of SEE4VB is fully functional. Registration is $119 for email delivery and includes one year of free updates.

Our libraries (DLL's) are developer toolkits that can be used by programs written in all supported computer languages. Purchase a developer license for a specific product for one software language and use the same registered DLLs with all other supported languages for that product (i.e., purchase SEE4VB and use the DLLs with SEE4C). All versions of SEE use the same DLLs (SEE32.DLL or SEE64.DLL). However, the examples provided for each version were developed and tested using the specified computer language.

Other versions of the SMTP/POP3/IMAP Email Component Library (SEE) can be downloaded from the following product pages:

Current version of SEE4VB is 8.4.1 (February 8, 2023)

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SMTP/POP3/IMAP Email Programmer's Manual
SMTP/POP3/IMAP Email User's Manual
SMTP/POP3/IMAP Email Reference Manual