Getting User Email Settings

Ken Ray kray at
Thu Jan 27 15:37:29 EST 2005

On 1/27/05 12:59 AM, "Dan Shafer" <revdan at> wrote:

> Is there a way in Rev to retrieve from the user's settings files
> somewhere the name or IP address of the user's default SMTP server? I
> need a solution for both Windows and Mac (OS9 and OS X).

Well, for the Mail app in OS X, you can find it in the Mail preferences file
(/users/<user>/library/preferences/ in the section
marked with <key>DeliveryAccounts</key> or under the section marked

For other mail apps, I don't know...

Ken Ray
Sons of Thunder Software
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