Send email Exchange Web Services PowerShell

Send email Exchange Web Services PowerShell

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Since PowerShell version 1 there is a way to send mail with it. In v1, this was not strait forward, you needed to create a SMTP object from .net, and then use it to send an email based on an MailMessage object. In v2, you get the Send-MailMessage cmdlet. Those two methods use an SMTP server, there is a third one, with Exchange Web Services. There isn’t a real benefit for using those beside learn how to use EWS for doing greater things. Indeed, you can do a lot more with EWS than just send mail. Continue reading