Google IT Solutions: How to send Email using CMD

Tuesday, 3 June 2014

How to send Email using CMD

Sending email with telnet can be very easy if you know how to do it.

Send email with 9 easy steps,

1.       Open command prompt.

2.       Type” telnet 25” and press enter, where is the name of smtp server and 25 is the port of smtp server.

3.       Type “HELO” and press enter, you should receive a reply like this: “250 250 OK”

4.       Type” MAIL FROM: press enter

5.       Type” RCPT TO:” and press enter

6.       Type” DATA” and press enter

7.       In next row type” SUBJECT: (your subject here) and press enter

And continue type your message like this:

Hi, Saeed

Sample text



8.       To end your message put a single (.) on a line by itself and press enter

You should see something saying “Message accepted for delivery”

9.       Type” QUIT” to exit and press enter

Screen Shot Attached. with all steps: