Flags the specified message for deletion from the server.

      Syntax

      public void Delete(
         int messageInboxIndex
      )

      Parameters

      messageInboxIndex
      The ordinal position of the message in the inbox. It must be in the range from 1 to MessageCount.

      Remarks

      Messages flagged for deletion are actually removed from the server on Disconnect method call. Until this moment, you can remove the deletion status for all messages flagged as deleted by calling Undelete method.

      Represents POP3 DELE command.

      Examples

      Shows how to use the Delete method to delete a message.

      using ComponentPro.Net;
      using ComponentPro.Net.Mail;
      
      ...
      
      // POP3 server information. 
      const string serverName = "myserver";
      const string user = "name@domain.com";
      const string password = "mytestpassword";
      const int port = 995;
      const SslSecurityMode securityMode = SslSecurityMode.Implicit;
      
      // Create a new instance of the Pop3 class.
      Pop3 client = new Pop3();
      
      // Connect to the server.
      client.Connect(serverName, port, securityMode);
      
      // Login to the server.
      client.Authenticate(user, password);
      
      // Delete a mail message with sequence number 1.
      client.Delete(1);
      
      // Close the connection.
      client.Disconnect();

      Framework

      .NET Compact Framework.NET Compact Framework

      Supported version: 2.0, 3.5, and 3.9
      Assembly: ComponentPro.Mail.CF (in ComponentPro.Mail.CF.dll)

      .NET Framework.NET Framework

      Supported version: 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5.x, 4.6.x and later
      Assembly: ComponentPro.Mail (in ComponentPro.Mail.dll)

      Xamarin AndroidXamarin Android

      Supported version: 2.3 and later
      Assembly: ComponentPro.Mail.Android (in ComponentPro.Mail.Android.dll)

      Xamarin MacXamarin Mac

      Supported version: 2.0.x and later
      Assembly: ComponentPro.Mail.Mac (in ComponentPro.Mail.Mac.dll)

      Xamarin iOSXamarin iOS

      Supported version: 5.1.x and later
      Assembly: ComponentPro.Mail.iOS (in ComponentPro.Mail.iOS.dll)

      See Also