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IMAP Work Queue Loader

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IMAP loader allows you to automatically pick-up e-mails from a IMAP enabled mail server. It supports SSL. E-mails are moved to a configurable archive folder after being picked-up.

WORK QUEUE CLASS

This loader uses Mail work queue class.

CONFIGURE IMAP LOADER

In order to pick-up e-mails to your Work Queue from an IMAP account, you have to fill the External Source field with IMAP on tab Creation and fill Connection String as described later. All other fields of External Source group are not applicable and should remain empty.

CONFIGURE CONNECTION STRING

The connection string can consist from the following parts:

Attribute Description
url Url of the IMAP server (e.g. imap.mycompany.com)
port IMAP server’s port number (typically 143 or 993 for SSL encrypted)
ssl If True then the connection will be encrypted (you would probably need to change also the port number).
mailbox Name of the folder with the incoming e-mails (default is INBOX)
dropbox Name of the archive folder (where e-mail will be moved after being picked-up)
attachHtml If True then the HTML version of the e-mail (if available) will be attached as an attachment to the work queue entry together with other e-mail attachments.
badmail Name of a folder where e-mails that had problems with loading will be moved to.

CONFIGURE USER NAME AND PASSWORD

Enter the account’s user name and password to the corresponding fields.