Email Spy Pro is well known e-mail monitoring software. It allows you to record and forward incoming and outgoing emails, including web-mail services like Hotmail and Yahoo mail.
Once installed on monitored computer it sends copies of all incomng and outgoing emails to your secret email address.
Web-based emails Capture Nowadays most people use web-based email services (such services enable you to access your email via your web browser. You log into your email account via the Web to send and retrieve emails). Today Email Spy Pro allows to capture web-based emails (Yahoo and Hotmail, both incoming and outgoing).
POP3-based emails capture Email Spy Pro allows to capture incoming emails of POP3-based mail services. Such services store your incoming messages on a server until you are ready to collect them. You download them using an email software package (Eudora, Pegasus Mail or Outlook Express, for instance). Once you have downloaded the messages, they are deleted from the server and stored on your PC. POP3 mail is what most Internet Service Providers offer, so you probably already have at least one POP3 email account.
SMTP-based emails capture Email Spy Pro allows to capture SMTP outgoing e-mails. SMTP - Simple Mail Transfer Protocol, a protocol for sending e-mail messages Between servers. Most e-mail systems that send mail over the Internet use SMTP to send messages from one server to another. The messages can then be retrieved with an e-mail client software using either POP3 or IMAP protocols. Most of Internet Service Providers use SMTP mail servers to deliver outgoing e-mails sent via your regular email software packages.