MailMessageGetMessageRawData Method
Gets the source of the message as a byte array.

Namespace: MailBee.Mime
Assembly: MailBee.NET (in MailBee.NET.dll) Version: 12.2.0 build 630 for .NET 4.5
public byte[] GetMessageRawData()

Return Value

Type: Byte
A byte array representing the MIME source of the message.
To get only a header section of the message, use RawHeader property. To save the message to disk or into a stream, use SaveMessage(String) method.
This sample saves the MIME source of the message into .EML file for demonstration purposes only. Real-world applications should use SaveMessage(String) method for this.
using System.IO;
using MailBee;
using MailBee.Pop3Mail;
using MailBee.Mime;

class Sample
    static void Main(string[] args)
        // Download the first mail message from the specified POP3 account.
        MailMessage msg = Pop3.QuickDownloadMessage("", "jdoe", "password", 1);

        // Save message as .EML file.
        using (BinaryWriter bw = new BinaryWriter(File.Open(@"C:\Temp\msg.eml",
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