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Aspose.Email for CPP 18.1 Release Notes

Aspose.Email for C++ has been Launched

Aspose.Email for C++ has been launched.  It is a native C++ library that allows developers to create, manipulate and convert Outlook and other popular message formats programmatically without the requirement of Office Automation or Microsoft Outlook to be installed.

The initial launch of Aspose.Email for C++ includes a number of features supported by Aspose.Email for .NET. The API supports following emailing features.

  • Working with several emailing file formats such as EML, EMLx, MSG and OFT
  • Conversion of email formats from one file format to another with additional MHTML and HTML message formats
  • Working with Outlook items such as
    • Messages
    • Contacts
    • Notes
    • Tasks
    • Calendar Items
    • Distribution Lists
  • Working with message attachments and embedded objects
  • Create and manipulate Outlook PST and OST file formats
  • Support for manipulating MAPI properties of Outlook items
  • Working with Voting options and priorities of messages
  • Manipulate Message headers
  • Support for TNEF file format

Limitations and API Differences

Aspose.Email for C++ has some differences as compared to its equivalent .NET version of the API. This page contains information about all such functionality that is not available in the API.

API Limitations

Aspose.Email for C++ has following limitations that make it different from other APIs of Aspose.Email Product family. These are:

  • The API doesn’t support communication protocols such as:
    • SMTP
    • POP3
    • IMAP
    • Exchange (WebDav as well as EWS)
  • No support for Thunderbird MBox file formats
  • It doesn’t support Message Encryption/Decryption
  • Support for conversion of MapiMessage to MailMessage is also not present
  • Receive notifications and Read Receipts
  • Creating TNEF emails form MSG files
  • Detecting message type is also not supported
  • Working with recurrences including EndAfterNoccurrences, WeeklyEndAfterNoccurrences, EndAfterNoccurrenceSelectMultipleDaysInweek, MonthlyEndAfterNoccurrences
  • Detecting Message as TNEF
  • Detecting Embedded message using Embedded flag
  • Remove Linked Resources at specific location
  • Rendering calendar events based on format templates
  • Deleting children items from folders of PST file
  • Changing message properties in PST’s Folder using ChangeMessages

The following API resources can be of help to you in getting started with Aspose.Email API.