Installing Chilkat SMTPQ on Windows 7 64-bit

To install the Chilkat SMTPQ Service on Windows 64-bit: Download Chilkat SMTPQ 64-bit and save to any directory. Run the ChilkatSmtpQ_x64.msi. On the “Select Installation Folder” dialog, do not select the default install folder.  Instead, choose a simpler, shorter path such as “C:\smtpq\”.   Also, install for “Everyone”. Open Windows Explorer …

Mapped network drives are specific to the user account that created them

Question regarding SMTPQ: On the new server I mapped a network drive that was connected to the NAS box that holds the queue: s:\  =  \\xyz\smtpq\ When I set the folders in smtpQ Manager as follows the service will not start Queue Directory:    s:\queue Undelivered Directory:    s:\undelivered However if I …

Installing the SMTPQ Windows Service

Question: I’m trying to install SMTPQ on Windows Server 2008 only nothing happens. It won’t install the service, no messages, nothing. Answer: Download and install the Chilkat SMTPQ service from this URL: http://www.chilkatsoft.com/downloads_misc.asp The SMTPQ Windows Service is not installed (intentionally). To complete the install, click on the Windows Start …

SMTPQ max threads?

Question: With the SMTPQ service, do you have some guidelines on the best practice settings for the number of threads required for sending different quantities of email? Answer: The SMTPQ is an SMTP client, and thus it connects to SMTP servers to send email. However, it may be configured to …

Is SMTPQ an SMTP Server?

The SMTPQ service is not an SMTP server. It’s a service that watches a directory for special .eml files. When a .eml file appears, it reads it, extracts and removes information from the header and sends the email by connecting to an SMTP server. The information extracted from the .eml …