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Get POP3 Mail Messages

Description#

This activity gets the email messages configured with the POP3 protocol.

Properties#

Common#

  • Timeout (in MS) – It Specifies the amount of waiting time taken by the activity to run before any error occurs. By default, it is only 30000 milliseconds (30 seconds).

Credential#

  • Email – Enter the email account to get the message.
  • Password – Enter the password of the email account to get the message.

Host#

  • Port – The port used to get the email message.
  • Server – The email server host that is to be used.

Misc#

  • DisplayName – Add a display name to your activity.
  • Private – By default, activity will log the values of your properties inside your workflow. If private is selected, then it stops logging.

Optional#

  • Continue On Error – Specifies if the automation should continue even when the activity throws an error. This field only supports Boolean values (True, False). The default value is False.

    Note: If this activity is included in Try Catch and the value of this property is True, no error is caught when the project is executed

Options#

  • Delete Messages – It depends on the Boolean function. If it's true, it delete messages.
  • SSL – It depends on the Boolean function. If it's true, it enables SSL encryption for the connection.

Output#

  • Messages – It displays the retrieved messages as a collection of Mail Message objects.

Example#

Keep the security option for the Gmail account to low as follows: Email POP3 Here is an example how to use this activity: Email POP3 Example Email POP3 output Here is the Google mail screenshot: Email POP3 output