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Email Forwarding Server 5.56.0 - Mail Server

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Email Forwarding Server - Mail Server

Email Forwarding Server - Mail Server

Heinz Tschabitscher

The Bottom Line

A reliable and silent companion, Email Forwarding Server provides personal email to your organization or home network in an unspectacular, but very practical way.
Email Forwarding Server is no longer available.

Pros

  • No individual user setup necessary
  • Email Forwarding Server works reliably
  • Email Forwarding Server is easy to set up

Cons

  • Requires another local SMTP and POP/IMAP server
  • Supports one incoming POP account only

Description

  • Email Forwarding Server checks a (catchall) remote POP email account periodically.
  • Retrieved messages are relayed to a local SMTP server.
  • Email Forwarding Server routes based on To: address and a list of domain names to look for.
  • Polling can be scheduled flexibly, scripts can be run before and after mail checking.
  • Email Forwarding Server recipient scanning can be fine-tuned and can use custom header lines.
  • Email Forwarding Server offers detailed logging and error alerts.
  • Email Forwarding Server supports Windows 9x/ME/NT/2000/XP.

Guide Review - Email Forwarding Server 5.56.0 - Mail Server

You may own a domain, but does your host give you unlimited POP or IMAP email accounts? If you use Email Forwarding Server one catchall account is enough to give everybody in your organization their own personal email account.

Email Forwarding Server fetches all messages from this catchall account and delivers them to a local SMTP server. One of Email Forwarding Server's great features is that it uses the message's To: address for relaying, so you just need to set up users at the SMTP (and POP or IMAP) server and all mail addressed to them will automatically turn up in the right account.

Email Forwarding Server is quite simple to set up and operates reliably, but is rich in features if you need them.

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