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Stored procedures
Closes a session for email management according to the selected mode:
  • emails managed by the SMTP/POP3/IMAP protocol: EmailCloseSession is used to close the SMTP/POP3/IMAP session. If a POP3 session, an SMTP session and an IMAP session were started, all the sessions are closed.
  • WINDEVWEBDEV - Server code emails managed via the MS Exchange client (Outlook): EmailCloseSession closes the MS Exchange session.
  • WINDEVWEBDEV - Server code emails managed by Lotus Notes: EmailCloseSession is used to close a session with the Lotus Notes messaging software.
An email session that is not ended will be automatically closed at the end of the WINDEV or WINDEV Mobile program or at the end of the WEBDEV session.
LinuxJava Only the POP3/SMTP sessions are supported.
// Start an email session via the SMTP/POP3 protocol
IF EmailStartSession(USER, PASSWORD, "", ...
"") = True THEN
UserName = USER
UserName = ""
Error("Unable to establish the connection")
// If a session is started, close this session
IF UserName <> "" THEN
UserName = ""

Closing an email session that is using the POP3, SMTP or IMAP protocol Hide the details

<Session>: Character string, or emailPOP3Session, emailSMTPSession or emailIMAPSession variable
Identifies the user session. Corresponds to:
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Closing an MS Exchange (Outlook) or Lotus Notes email session Hide the details

<Session>: Integer, or emailOutlookSession or emailNotesSession variable
Identifier of the current email session. This value can be:
Related Examples:
WD Mail Complete examples (WINDEV): WD Mail
[ + ] This application is an email client developed in WINDEV. It is based on the Email objects.
This email client is used to retrieve and send emails by using the POP, IMAP and SMTP protocols.
You have the ability to apply filters to the incoming emails.

The application can also be used to manage several email accounts. The writing of an email is based on the HTML edit control.
The POP3 Email functions Unit examples (WINDEV): The POP3 Email functions
[ + ] Using the Email functions to manage the POP3 protocol.
This protocol is used to retrieve emails from a server.
WW_CMS Complete examples (WEBDEV): WW_CMS
[ + ] This example is an example of CMS (Content Management System).
This is a site for content management, typically a site for displaying some articles.

This example is divided into 2 parts:
- An AWP part for the part that must be referenced
- A WEBDEV part for the management part

In order for some features of the example to operate (sending emails for example), the parameters must be modified in order to adapt them to your configuration.
These parameters are stored as constants defined in the code of the project.
Component: wd290com.dll
Minimum version required
  • Version 9
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Last update: 12/21/2023

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