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by mattg
2020-05-29 03:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can't send email from cloned box
Replies: 3
Views: 32

Re: Can't send email from cloned box

please run the internal diagnostics and post the results

Also please run this and post the output
viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914
by mattg
2020-05-28 02:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Code: 10053, Message: An established connection was aborted by the software in your host machine
Replies: 9
Views: 114

Re: Code: 10053, Message: An established connection was aborted by the software in your host machine

you only need real domains if you you are interacting with the rest of the world


if your hmailserver is completely isolated then no real domain needed

if you intend to send or receive mail to the world, then you need to play by the rules, and that includes a real domain
by mattg
2020-05-28 02:49
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: Step by step LetsEncrypt WinSimple
Replies: 65
Views: 51201

Re: Step by step LetsEncrypt WinSimple

My webmail url is 'mail.example.com' (roundcube hosted on my Ubuntu | Nginx box) and this url is ALSO my local host name on my hMailsevrer I let certbot renew certificates for my webserver, and have shared the live certificate folder (/etc/letsencrypt/live) via Samba|SMB I access this SMB share from...
by mattg
2020-05-27 04:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: need help
Replies: 29
Views: 341

Re: need help

The point is that port 25 is needed to send mail between servers Opening the firewall doesn't change that your ISP has likely blocked port25 outbound and probably inbound as well If you send mail to my server (or any other mail server) it will need to be on port 25, or I won't get the mail If my ser...
by mattg
2020-05-27 01:43
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 142
Views: 30414

Re: Corona Virus

And to be fair that study was about patients already in hospital suffering from this nightmare disease
It wasn't about patients taking the drug to stop getting the disease...
by mattg
2020-05-27 01:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ADD EMAIL ID TO BODY AND FIRE A SQL COMMAND?
Replies: 1
Views: 33

Re: ADD EMAIL ID TO BODY AND FIRE A SQL COMMAND?

Create a function in eventhandlers.vbs
Then have a global rule that catches all OUTBOUND mail and runs that function
by mattg
2020-05-27 01:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help with settings, server receive mail but don`t send
Replies: 7
Views: 76

Re: Help with settings, server receive mail but don`t send

default settings are safe and usable for most people
by mattg
2020-05-27 01:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Emails reaching Junk or Spam folder
Replies: 2
Views: 48

Re: Emails reaching Junk or Spam folder

SPAM testing should not be done when the sender of the mail has AUTH (with account + password) to send mail


Also, check this great user guide
https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... 21&t=32458
by mattg
2020-05-26 03:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: need help
Replies: 29
Views: 341

Re: need help

something in your system, probably your ISP, blocks port 25 outbound

This is normal with residential style internet plans

They do this so that you can't run a mailserver
by mattg
2020-05-26 03:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with Delivered-To rule..
Replies: 26
Views: 714

Re: Problem with Delivered-To rule..

Thanks jimimaseye, I do remember that the Delivered-To header is added after running the account rules, but I wanted to know why that is! In case there are account forwards, or a rule that deletes the message, in which case the message IS NOT DELIVERED. Delivered TO header is ONLY added when delive...
by mattg
2020-05-26 01:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: need help
Replies: 29
Views: 341

Re: need help

Please run the internal diagnostics and post the result here
by mattg
2020-05-26 01:36
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with Delivered-To rule..
Replies: 26
Views: 714

Re: Problem with Delivered-To rule..

But then, you added the Delivered-To header and it contains the right address! *trumpets*.. o) My script adds the 'SMTP Envelope TO' This may in fact be different to 'Delivered to' Especially if you use a catchall or forward mail or use an alias etc Delivered TO is exactly what it says - WHICH ACCO...
by mattg
2020-05-25 17:30
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 5.7
Replies: 138
Views: 87781

Re: hMailServer 5.7

by mattg
2020-05-25 17:27
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Search entire message text in the rule selection.
Replies: 2
Views: 59

Re: Search entire message text in the rule selection.

Custom header rule only checks the message headers

You can't search full email text using rules
by mattg
2020-05-25 17:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Network Problems with Win 2012 R2 an HMS 5.6.7-B2425
Replies: 2
Views: 62

Re: Network Problems with Win 2012 R2 an HMS 5.6.7-B2425

leave the test to check hMailsevrer.com

If you get the same response, ie not possible to connect on port 25
This is likely because your ISP blocks port 25 traffic outbound from your internet connection
by mattg
2020-05-25 17:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with Delivered-To rule..
Replies: 26
Views: 714

Re: Problem with Delivered-To rule..

Rules work with SMTP Envelope TO, not the message header to The only sure way to get the SMTP Envelope TO is to check the logs, or do something like this Sub OnAcceptMessage(oClient, oMessage) Call XEnvelope(oMessage) End Sub Sub XEnvelope(oMessage) Dim i, strEnvelope1, strEnvelope2 For i = 0 To oMe...
by mattg
2020-05-25 07:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Digital signature
Replies: 17
Views: 1674

Re: Digital signature

you are missing what I am saying IF you AUThenticated with a username and password, hMailserver would not test for SPAM The fact that hmailserver is testing for SPAM means that the client doesn't AUTHenticate with a username and password when sending mail and yes, you could also turn off SPAM checki...
by mattg
2020-05-25 05:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Digital signature
Replies: 17
Views: 1674

Re: Digital signature

AUTH is where your mail client uses a username and password to send mail

if you do that, then there will be no spam testing
by mattg
2020-05-25 05:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HMailserver - Move Database
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: HMailserver - Move Database

Using the same windows user, you could probably rename the hMailserver.ini that you have and then run the installer to create a new one

That should take you to the existing default database

Really not tested, so use at own risk
by mattg
2020-05-24 03:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HMailserver - Move Database
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: HMailserver - Move Database

Was the original install a default install?
by mattg
2020-05-24 02:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Email delivery via multiple SMTP relays
Replies: 4
Views: 196

Re: Email delivery via multiple SMTP relays

But where do I have to configure that... a) ...all emails with sender email addresses '*@domain-A.com' will be sent via the 'SMTP Relay A' (smtp.relay-A.com) b) ...all emails with sender email addresses '*@domain-B.com' will be sent via the 'SMTP Relay B' (smtp.relay-B.com) c) ...all emails to the ...
by mattg
2020-05-24 02:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Digital signature
Replies: 17
Views: 1674

Re: Digital signature

Good that you've solved your issue I typically use HTML email with digital signatures. I rarely use plain text with digital signatures. Both work for me from Thunderbird. If you authenticate when sending, hMailserver shouldn't SPAM test Try with AUTH when you send mail I use AUTH SSL/TLS or STARTTLS...
by mattg
2020-05-24 02:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help needed for Mail Server Configuration
Replies: 3
Views: 96

Re: Help needed for Mail Server Configuration

This would need to be scripted

Read all of this thread for some ideas on how to achieve that

https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... =9&t=17190
by mattg
2020-05-24 02:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: TLS handshake failure
Replies: 6
Views: 156

Re: TLS handshake failure

If you are just using standard php with no additional libraries to send mail.. I think that port 143 will work with StartTLS without setting any security in PHP if you specify security in PHP, then you need to use SSL/TLS in hMailserver I think that PHP interprets TLS as the level of security, not a...
by mattg
2020-05-22 08:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HMailserver - Move Database
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: HMailserver - Move Database

LVTS wrote:
2020-05-22 07:59
I am just able to go back to whatever database it was using before?
Change your hmailserver.ini settings back to what it was...

Did you back that up?
by mattg
2020-05-22 08:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Automatic installation of hmailserver without installation GUI
Replies: 3
Views: 98

Re: Automatic installation of hmailserver without installation GUI

What is your use case?

Every time we see this request we think that perhaps you will be installing malware to send mass spam, and that doesn't match what we do here...
by mattg
2020-05-22 01:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HMailserver - Move Database
Replies: 13
Views: 237

Re: HMailserver - Move Database

I think (not certain) that the earlier version of MySQL ZIPs for 32 bit contain a version of the dll that works with the higher version MySQL Or you can install the 32 MSI of MySQL, that creates all of the file Some of us are also using 64 bit versions of hMailserver, but these are ALPHA versions re...
by mattg
2020-05-22 00:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Install hMailserver with mysql on a different port
Replies: 5
Views: 104

Re: Install hMailserver with mysql on a different port

No you can't create the tables - hMailserver does that

Sounds like permissions issue on the remote MySQL database

If you want to see the sql and test the commands
./hMailserver/DBScripts/

but you should let hMailserver 'make' the tables for real
by mattg
2020-05-21 17:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Install hMailserver with mysql on a different port
Replies: 5
Views: 104

Re: Install hMailserver with mysql on a different port

If you have data back it up - select all options including compression

Then re-run the hamilserver installer with the .ini file changed
It SHOULD just install a blank database if hmailserver.ini also has correct credentials for MYSQL in it
by mattg
2020-05-21 01:16
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Windows 10 May 2020 Upgrade (20H1) tested with hMailServer
Replies: 2
Views: 148

Re: Windows 10 May 2020 Upgrade (20H1) tested with hMailServer

I think I 've had a couple of machines do that update automatically this week, as I've noticed the 'use your microsoft account to sign in' window on a couple of machines that have updated.

Don't remember a 5GB download though. Is that a complete install disk?
by mattg
2020-05-21 01:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with Delivered-To rule..
Replies: 26
Views: 714

Re: Problem with Delivered-To rule..

I actually found some messages report as 0 size
I use >-1 (greater than negative 1)

I don't get any 'misses' then
by mattg
2020-05-21 01:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Digital signature
Replies: 17
Views: 1674

Re: Digital signature

If you authenticate when sending, hMailserver shouldn't SPAM test

Try with AUTH when you send mail

Also try without 'default domain' being set - That does weird things sometimes

ALso are all sent messages from a specific IP address?
If so you turn off spam checking for that
by mattg
2020-05-20 09:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Digital signature
Replies: 17
Views: 1674

Re: Digital signature

your hmailserver is marking your own mail as spam?

Run this and post the results please >> viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914
by mattg
2020-05-20 09:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Unable to send mail to some domains
Replies: 16
Views: 489

Re: Unable to send mail to some domains

ecantu@softcame.com wrote:
2020-05-19 23:36
My Hmailserver dont send the mail. but only with this domain (1stcb.com)
Then surely the problem is that ONE domain, not your hmailserver
by mattg
2020-05-19 01:25
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Messages.Add(), manually add a message ?
Replies: 2
Views: 317

Re: Messages.Add(), manually add a message ?

I have tried this with varying levels of success


I suspect that I'm closer as you overwrite 'message'

oApp.Domains.ItemByName(oDomain).Accounts.ItemByAddress(oMessage.FromAddress).IMAPFolders.ItemByName(SentFolderName).Messages.Add (oMessage)
by mattg
2020-05-19 01:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is there a logfile for antispam results :?:
Replies: 46
Views: 865

Re: Is there a logfile for antispam results :?:

SorenR wrote:
2020-05-18 15:45
I would not be surprised if oMessage only get populated when there are mails waiting...
Yes correct
And also once for EACH message waiting
by mattg
2020-05-18 06:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Chasing the perfect security score
Replies: 10
Views: 1837

Re: Chasing the perfect security score

Just worked this out (NGINX) Added --staple-ocsp to my certbot command Added this to my NGINX config file ssl_stapling on; ssl_stapling_verify on; ssl_trusted_certificate /etc/letsencrypt/live/example.com/chain.pem; Tested TWICE on https://www.immuniweb.com/ssl Now I get A+ PCI DSS compliant HIPPA c...
by mattg
2020-05-18 03:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is there a logfile for antispam results :?:
Replies: 46
Views: 865

Re: Is there a logfile for antispam results :?:

That script writes to the hMailserver eventlog

typically
C:\Program Files (x86)\hMailServer\logs\hmailserver_events.log

But you can change that
by mattg
2020-05-16 23:12
Forum: Scripting
Topic: COM Messages.ItemByDBID
Replies: 7
Views: 341

Re: COM Messages.ItemByDBID

The message ID gets inserted into a mailto link in a list-unsubscribe header at OnDeliveryStart. Then if the subscriber unsubscribes, the message id gets parsed from the to address to find the list so the from address can be deleted from the distribution list. Won't the unsubscribe message come FRO...
by mattg
2020-05-16 09:35
Forum: Scripting
Topic: COM Messages.ItemByDBID
Replies: 7
Views: 341

Re: COM Messages.ItemByDBID

How are you getting the message?
If from From a rule or built in event?
Or from a file in the data store?
by mattg
2020-05-16 09:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Change from MSSQL to Internal Database
Replies: 3
Views: 199

Re: Change from MSSQL to Internal Database

AW STats is great for that type of detail
by mattg
2020-05-16 09:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Unable to send mail to some domains
Replies: 16
Views: 489

Re: Unable to send mail to some domains

The IP addresses shown in those images doesn't match what I get https://intodns.com/1stcb.com
by mattg
2020-05-15 05:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Unable to send mail to some domains
Replies: 16
Views: 489

Re: Unable to send mail to some domains

this is the entire log, by the way Im sending the mail, not receiving Yes SMTPD shows your hmailserver RECEIVING the message (from your mail client) There will be some SMTPC lines further down SMTPC is your hMailserver sending the message on to the recipient's mail server (or at least the next serv...
by mattg
2020-05-15 04:44
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Unable to send mail to some domains
Replies: 16
Views: 489

Re: Unable to send mail to some domains

SMTPD lines at the top of that log is your hMailserver receiving the message

Below what you have posted will be some SMTPC lines that show hMailserver trying to send the message on

Can you show those please
by mattg
2020-05-15 04:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hmailserver forwarding
Replies: 19
Views: 600

Re: hmailserver forwarding

Don't worry if you can't

But when you post there are buttons above the text box that you type in
One for Bold one for Italics one for Underline, then a quote, then CODE
by mattg
2020-05-15 04:08
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 500 Unknown User - SOLVED
Replies: 1
Views: 118

Re: 500 Unknown User - SOLVED

What version of hmailserver are you running?

Looks like an issue that is known and has been fixed (at least the 5.7 ALPHA trunk)
https://github.com/hmailserver/hmailserver/issues/308
by mattg
2020-05-15 04:04
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hmailserver forwarding
Replies: 19
Views: 600

Re: hmailserver forwarding

That log snippet doesn't show any SMTPC Also - remove the default domain please (in settings >> advanced) - Press 'default' on the IP ranges (in IP ranges) - Turn off SSLv3.0 (in SSL/TLS) - add a TCP/IP port 25 (even if you don't open that port through your firewall) - Rename today's logs - enable A...
by mattg
2020-05-15 02:42
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Sub OnHELO(oClient) progress?
Replies: 216
Views: 159743

Re: Sub OnHELO(oClient) progress?

I would hope that with the full set we could get a different response (other than pass) for open SPF records (ends in -all), and for softfail addresses (~all)

That hMailserver passes these outright is a failing in my view.
by mattg
2020-05-15 02:35
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hmailserver forwarding
Replies: 19
Views: 600

Re: hmailserver forwarding

Here is a link to the SMTPC. There seems to be nothing concerning gmail in it. https://www.dropbox.com/s/ala58ao5ngaxgdf/SMTPC.docx?dl=0 Every single one of those is incomplete You connect to the comcast server, but then drop out when negotiating a secure connection Port 587 should be StartTLS - so...
by mattg
2020-05-15 02:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Change from MSSQL to Internal Database
Replies: 3
Views: 199

Re: Change from MSSQL to Internal Database

Same way that you moved from the internal to MSSQL full Backup, with all options selected including compression Set up new database full system restore (Which internal database are you using? Which version of MSSQL did you move to? How did you move?) What statistics were you looking for? The current...
by mattg
2020-05-14 03:27
Forum: SpamAssassin implementation discussions
Topic: SpamAssassin SA-Update.exe In Task Scheduler Reports Task Successful But SA-Update Gets Nonzero Return Code
Replies: 17
Views: 645

Re: SpamAssassin SA-Update.exe In Task Scheduler Reports Task Successful But SA-Update Gets Nonzero Return Code

jim.bus wrote:
2020-05-13 19:13
Is the problem that for Test Purposes you can only run Test when SpamAssassin is installed on the same computer as hMailServer.
Nope

I run Spamassassin on my Ubuntu webserver
Test from hMailserver works fine pointing to the IP address of my webserver
by mattg
2020-05-13 16:55
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: End of support for Basic Authentication access to Exchange Online API’s for Office 365 customers
Replies: 6
Views: 289

Re: End of support for Basic Authentication access to Exchange Online API’s for Office 365 customers

30 October is fair way off, and they may change their mind again 30 October 2018 they were going to turn off TLSv1.0 and TLSv1.1 and force all users to access Office365 with TLSv1.2 only - but on the day, they changed their minds, and still haven't implemented that. And just about everyone except Mi...
by mattg
2020-05-13 01:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Bad User/Pass Error Log Question
Replies: 9
Views: 401

Re: Bad User/Pass Error Log Question

Sounds like I should be looking at outbound port 25 or DNS set up issues. Both seem to be ok but when looking at the HMail logs I see this "RECEIVED: 535 Authentication failed: Bad username / password". Does this mean that HMail handed off a bad user/pass or does HMail have a bad user/pass for Send...
by mattg
2020-05-13 01:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DNS problems???
Replies: 14
Views: 716

Re: DNS problems???

After my first try the hmailserver admin dialog shows me an additional entry according to the IP-address of corresponding PC within the "advanced->IP-Ranges" Settings. After allowing access the email server and client were able to talk to each other. ONLY if you (or someone else) has added that Ple...
by mattg
2020-05-12 14:54
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailserver and IIS SMTP on same server
Replies: 9
Views: 432

Re: hMailserver and IIS SMTP on same server

Yes, it is possible You need to create another listening port on hMailserver (say 26), and then get IIS SMTP smart relay to use that port number Ultimately easier and more secure to change your forms to use a better mail delivery connector (eg PHPMail, or .NET Mail class) I haven't used IIS SMTP for...
by mattg
2020-05-12 02:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need Help with MX/DNS configuration
Replies: 26
Views: 969

Re: Need Help with MX/DNS configuration

johang wrote:
2020-05-12 01:04
And what is "route 66"?
the route that comes after 65 ?
That's where I get my kicks...
by mattg
2020-05-12 01:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is HmailServer for the likes of me?
Replies: 127
Views: 11815

Re: Is HmailServer for the likes of me?

You have coal rollin' ute burnouts over there? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Jpu7bzzkKc No mate, that seems to be a 'Only in America' thing We've actually stopped building all cars here a few years back. We import them all now, mostly from Asia (Japan, Korea, Thailand and China) and the emphasis...
by mattg
2020-05-11 05:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error SMTP Setting !NEEDHELP!
Replies: 2
Views: 192

Re: Error SMTP Setting !NEEDHELP!

Settings >> Protocols >> SMTP >> Delivery of email >> Local Host name

Please read the 'technical knowledge' section at the bottom of this page
https://www.hmailserver.com/documentati ... quirements

And confirm that you have the requisite skills
by mattg
2020-05-11 05:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is HmailServer for the likes of me?
Replies: 127
Views: 11815

Re: Is HmailServer for the likes of me?

Ute = Utility Vehicle Used by cockies (farmers) and tradies (Tradesmen / Contractors) Loved by boguns / hoons (young blokes who love burning tyres and money) Great for dropping burnouts (leaving tyre marks on the road and rubber smoke in the air) https://www.motoring.com.au/hsv-maloo-r8-lsa-2017-rev...