IMAP: A client-server messaging protocol in the Internet Protocol Suite, which allows managing messages on the server.
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- Email system : General overview of how the Internet electronic mail system works.
- Email processes and protocols : Brief explanation of an email system at the relay level.
- Simple Mail Transfer Protocol : In the Internet Protocol Suite, SMTP is the basic method for transferring the "envelopes" of electronic mail among servers performing the electronic "post office" function, not the user mailbox function.
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