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Archived:How to send email using PySymbian

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This snippet shows how to send email in PySymbian.

Article Metadata
Tested with
Devices(s): Nokia N95, Nokia E90
Keywords: messaging
Created: bogdan.galiceanu (08 Jun 2008)
Last edited: hamishwillee (14 Jun 2013)


Note.pngNote: This method is available from S60 3.0 onwards (inclusive).

Source code

import messaging
attachment = "E:\\Images\\photo.jpg"
#The path of the file you wish to attach (optional)
messaging.mms_send("address", u"message", attachment)
#Where "address" is the email address of the recipient, like


The message (in Unicode format) along with the attachment is sent to the specified address (in string format).

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