Mendip Data Systems

Database applications for businesses and schools


Example Apps for Businesses, Schools & Personal Use

Version 1908     Updated 09/08/2019               Approx 0.5 MB


This is used to test sending emails directly from Access without using Outlook.

The app allows users to test the settings for sending emails from Access using collaborative data objects (CDO)


The latest version (1908) can be used to send HTML emails as well as plain text


If there are issues, error messages are displayed to assist with fixing the problem(s).

A Help file explains the meaning of all the error messages that may occur



1. This version has been updated for compatibility with both 32-bit & 64-bit Access


2. Google has added additional security to GMail which effectively blocks email sent from any app it considers less secure (including Outlook / Access).

The supplied Help file includes details of two solutions, both of which require a change in the security section of your Google account settings




Click to download:  CDO EMail Tester v1908     (zipped)

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CDO EMail Tester  

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CERT Version 1.43

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