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Can I send an email from a smart device application in VS2008 or VS2010?

Posted By:      Posted Date: May 22, 2011    Points: 0   Category :Windows Application

I have a smart device application for a portable terminal (terminal has GPRS and a SIM card) created using Visual Basic in VS2008.  I need to be able to send an email from this applicaiton. Can anyone tell me how to do this with either VS2008 or VS2010.

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