Skip to main content

SMTP servers of South Africa

SMTP Settings

Apple iPhone 4G 16GB Quadband World GSM Phone (Manufacturer Unlocked)
Below is a list of SMTP sites in South Africa, using this and the ISP Map you can try and find which one works best for you.


Telkom

smtp.saix.net (ADSL)
smtp.telkomsa.co.za (56k dial up)
smtp.telkomsa.net

Internet Solutions

smtp.isdsl.net (ADSL)
smtp.dial-up.net (56k dial up on IS)
smtp.layerone.net (3g backbone)

Vodacom

smtp.vodacom.co.za
smtp.vodamail.co.za

MTN

smtp.mtn.co.za

Cell C

smtp.cellc.co.za (GPRS)
mail.cmobile.co.za (also used by Virgin)

ABSA

mail.absa.co.za

iBurst

smtp.wbs.co.za
smtp.iburst.co.za

@lantic

smtp.lantic.net (ADSL,Dialup, ISDN)

Sentech

smtp.sentech.co.za

MWEB

smtp.mweb.net (ADSL) - this is to be retired End June 2012, use below instead
smtp.mweb.co.za (56k dial-up & ADSL & business)

iAfrica

smtp.uunet.co.za
smtp.iafrica.com

Neotel

smtp.neotel.co.za

Tiscali

NOW MWeb
smtp.tiscali.co.za

Netactive

NOW MWeb
smtp.netactive.co.za

Global

smtp.global.co.za

Hertzner

Use your domain name in your SMTP eg. mail.craythorne.co.za (smtp server) and then Enable "Outgoing Authentication" and change your "Outgoing SMTP Port" to 587

SAOL (South Africa Online)

smtp.saol.co.za

Will add more if I find them. Have not done POP. Since I am interested in smart hosts only. last update: 26 May 2012

Comments

Anonymous said…
Global: smtp.travelsmtp.com - running on a different port, never gets blocked.

Popular posts from this blog

Fixing winmail.dat problem - specifically in Quickbooks

For months we have had problems with attachments from Quickbooks. Having looked down many avenues I think we have found a fix or few: (See below for update)
Here are a few websites that help out:
Microsoft Outlook/Exchange MS-TNEF handling (aka "Winmail.dat", "Win.dat", or "Part 1.2" problem of unopenable email attachments)

http://news.office-watch.com/t/n.aspx?a=716
KB958012 : When you use Outlook 2007 to send an e-mail message, the recipient of the message sees an attachment that is called Winmail.dat
Essentially the summary is that there is a problem with Outlook trying to force Rich Text Format. so you need to turn that off. Mail users not receiving email in an Outlook derivative will have a problem. This format is called
So: Go into OutlookOn the "Tools" menu, click "Options", then click the "Mail Format" tab, and then the "Internet Format" button.Set "When sending Outlook Rich Text messages to Internet ...&…

POST as form using C# to Pay Provider

The Remote Post Form class
I have used the code for the jigar site and added my own goodies, so all credit to him. Sorry about the flast formating but is the only way I could get a neatish post


using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Web;

using System.Security.Cryptography;
/// <summary>
/// Remotely handle and Post form from http://www.jigar.net/articles/viewhtmlcontent78.aspx%20
/// </summary>
public class RemotePost
{
private System.Collections.Specialized.NameValueCollection Inputs
= new System.Collections.Specialized.NameValueCollection();
public string Url;
public string Method;
public string FormName;

public RemotePost(string pURL)
{
//
// TODO: Add constructor logic here
//
Url = pURL;
Method = "post";
FormName = "frmRemotePost";
}

public void Add(string name, string value)
{
Inputs.Add(name, value);
}

public void Post()
{
System.Web.HttpC…