Overview

POP3 Connection Manager is SSIS Connection Manager for establishing connections with POP3-enabled mail servers. Use the API to build components based on POP3 Connection Manager.


Setup

Use the POP3 Connection Manager dialog to specify properties for connecting to POP3 mail server.

Server Parameters

Specify connection type. This property has the options listed in the following table.

Value Description
Unsecure Unsecured POP3 connection.
ExplicitSSL Use Explicit SSL POP3.
ImplicitSSL Use Implicit SSL POP3.
ExplicitTLS Use Explicit TLS POP3.
ImplicitTLS Use Implicit TLS POP3.

Specify the name or IP address of the POP3 server.

Specify the port number on the POP3 server to use for the connection. The default value of this property is 110.

Specify user name to access POP3 mail server.

Specify password to access POP3 mail server.

Specify the number of seconds before timing out session connect. The default value of this property is 100 seconds.

Specify if all clients should use the same connection. This property has the options listed in the following table.

Value Description
True All clients use same connection (default).
False Every client use different connection.
Test Connection

Confirm connection manager configuration by clicking Test Connection.


Advanced Parameters

Specify authentication algorithm. This property has the options listed in the following table.

Value Description
Auto Automatically determines and uses the most secure available method.
Plain Uses TLS plain text authentication.
DigestMD5 Uses DIGEST-MD5 authentication.
CramMD5 Uses CRAM-MD5 authentication.
Login Uses login authentication.
ClearText Uses clear text USER/PASS authentication.
Apop Uses APOP authentication.
Ntlm Uses NTLM authentication.
GssApi Uses GSSAPI/SSPI authentication.

Specify verbose log file name for investigating POP3 connection issues.


Proxy Parameters

Specify the name or IP address of the proxy server. If not specified, proxy server is not used.

Specify the port number on the proxy server to use for the connection.

Specify user name to access the proxy server.

Specify password to access the proxy server.


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