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How to send emails from a batch file in Windows

… Outlook message, but this wasn’t the case. We then decided to let the application do only the report generation and we were going to compress and email the files using other software. First of all there are several applications of the type “Automatic Email Senders“. The “Automatic Email Senders” software applications are very complex, take space on the hard-drive and cost money. Our solution is a free solution for the regular small business network administrator, who …

How to Test Your SPAM Filter

Does my Email Filtering Solution Work? Sometimes as email administrators we need to test if the SPAM filter works and is filtering messages. In order to do this we need to send a test message with content that we are sure is rated as SPAM. GTUBE – Generic Test for Unsolicited Bulk Email The GTUBE the “Generic Test for Unsolicited Bulk Email” is a test that can verify if your antispam filter is installed correctly and is detecting incoming spam. GTUBE works in a similar fashion to the …

SPF – Sender Policy Framework an Antispam solution

The Email Administrator has to implement SPF filtering on the mail servers and create SPF records for your mail server. SPF is the acronym for Sender Policy Framework and is an open standard specifying a technical method to prevent sender address forgery. SPF protects the envelope sender address giving the opportunity for a mail server to check if an email message is originating from a valid source and not from a forged source. The technology requires two sides configuration: (1) The domain …