Description

Retrieves POP3 email messages from the specified server.



Attributes

Output

  • MailMessages - The retrieved messages as a collection of MailMessage objects.

Logon

  • Email - The email account used to get the message.

  • Password - The password of the email account used to get the message.

Host

  • Port - The port used to get the email message.

  • Server - The email server host to be used.

Options

  • SslConnection - Specifies the SSL and/or TLS encryption to be used for the connection.

  • Top - The number of email messages to be retrieved starting from the top.

Common

  • ContinueOnError - The Boolean value to specify whether to continue executing the next activities even if there is an error thrown on this activity.

Misc

  • DisplayName - Renames the activity.


Example

  1. Create a Select.Collections.Generic.List<System.Net.Mail.MailMessage> variable called mailList.
  2. Add a Get POP3 Mails activity inside the initial Sequence.
  3. In the Get POP3 Mails Port field, write 995.
  4. In the Get POP3 Mails Server field, write pop.gmail.com.
  5. In the Get POP3 Mails Email field, write the email address of the account wherein the POP3 mails would be retrieved from. For this example, it is nicolerivers@gmail.com.
  6. In the Get POP3 Mails Password field under Attributes, type the password of the account used.
  7. In the Get POP3 Mails Top field, specify the number of emails to be retrieved. In this example, it is set to 10 mails. 

    The use case should look as the following screenshot:



After execution, the latest 10 POP3 mails from nicolerivers@gmail.com should be stored in the mailList variable.