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Setups existing CURL session for an email transfer.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
SendMail 4.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "SendMail.PrepareCURL"; EmailID; CURLID )


Parameter Description Example value
EmailID The email reference number obtained using SendMail.CreateEmail function. $EmailID
CURLID The CURL session handle. $curl


Returns OK or error.


Setups existing CURL session for an email transfer.
You can set your own settings like proxy after this function call.
If you like you can reuse the email and curl objects after you sent an email, change values and send another email.


Setup and send email with all options:

Set Variable [$EmailID; Value:MBS("SendMail.CreateEmail")]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.SetFrom"; $EmailID; EMail::FromEmail; EMail::FromName)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.SetHTMLText"; $EmailID; EMail::HTMLText)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.SetPlainText"; $EmailID; EMail::PlainText)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.SetSubject"; $EmailID; EMail::Subject)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.SetSMTPServer"; $EmailID; EMail::SMTP Server; EMail::SMTP SSL)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.SetSMTPUserName"; $EmailID; EMail::SMTP Username)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.SetSMTPPassword"; $EmailID; EMail::SMTP Password)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.AddTo"; $EmailID; Recipient::Email; Recipient::Name)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.AddCC"; $EmailID; Recipient::Email; Recipient::Name)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.AddBCC"; $EmailID; Recipient::Email; Recipient::Name)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.AddAttachmentContainer"; $EmailID; Attachment::Container; Attachment::Name; Attachment::Type)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.AddAttachmentFile"; $EmailID; Attachment::Path; Attachment::Name; Attachment::Type)]
Set Field [EMail::EmailSource; MBS( "Text.ReplaceNewline"; MBS("SendMail.GetSource"; $EmailID); 1)]
Set Variable [$curl; Value:MBS("CURL.New")]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.PrepareCURL"; $EmailID; $curl)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("CURL.Perform"; $curl)]
Set Field [EMail::DebugInput; MBS("Text.ReplaceNewline"; MBS("CURL.GetHeaderAsText"; $curl);1)]
Set Field [EMail::DebugMessages; MBS("Text.ReplaceNewline"; MBS("CURL.GetDebugAsText"; $curl);1)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("CURL.Cleanup"; $curl)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.Release"; $EmailID)]

See also

Example Databases

SendMail.GetSubject   -   SendMail.Release

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