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phpscript that connects to my mail server

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i am new in php.the thing is am using wamp server on my windows server 2003 but i do not want to install a mailserver.what i want 2 do is i want to connect to a mail server that is already setup on my linux local server .
how can this be done?
am confused
Sep 4 '08 #1
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IIIRC, a fair amount of the IMAP functions work with POP3 mail servers as well.
Sep 4 '08 #2

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i do not understand anything maybe if u can do a step by step illustration of how i can change the SMPT to suite the the mailserver that am using .k wat i nd 2 do is i am working on a windows machine that does not hv a can i configure SMTP in php.ini on my wamp server that it will connect to my mailserver on a remote or local linux machine that i am using.
k is there any way i can configure the mailserver on the remote/local linux server to connect to php on my windows server 2003 machine /
Sep 5 '08 #4

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the SMTP is valid because it is the one we use to access our local mail on our

now for port 25 when i did the telnet thingy on port 25 like telnet 25
it is giving me this error:
could not open connection to the host,on port 23: connection failed
Sep 5 '08 #5

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Do NOT double post your question. This only serves to create confusion and extra work for us moderators.

I have merged one of your duplicate threads into this one, and deleted the other.

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Thank you.
Sep 5 '08 #6

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