Downloads of v 5.1.44:


Last Update:

19 May 2018

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Jaben


dummy smtp papercut


5.1.44 | Updated: 19 May 2018



Downloads of v 5.1.44:



Software Author(s):

  • Jaben

Papercut 5.1.44

All Checks are Passing

2 Passing Test

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


To install Papercut, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Papercut, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Papercut, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade papercut -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade papercut -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure papercut installed
    name: papercut
    state: present
    version: 5.1.44
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'papercut' do
  action    :install
  version  '5.1.44'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: papercut,
    Version: 5.1.44,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller papercut
   Name     = 'papercut'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '5.1.44'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'papercut':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '5.1.44',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install papercut version="5.1.44" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 12 Jul 2020.


Papercut - build on .NET using WPF. Ever need to test emails from an application, but don't necessarily want it sending them out? Don't want to hassle with pointing it to a physical SMTP server? All you want to is verify it can send email, and take a look at the message.

Papercut is the answer. Papercut is a simplified SMTP server designed to only receive messages (not to send them on) with a GUI on top of it allowing you to see the messages it receives. It doesn't enforce any restrictions on addresses, it just takes the message and allows you see it. It is only active while it is running, and if you want it in the background, just minimize it to the system tray. When it receives a new message, a balloon message will show up to let you know.

md5: 2ADDFBB8E985342D09F65AFD66ABB769 | sha1: BC76B0981E96B5530D0D39CDAB20ABCB11932A69 | sha256: 16C69F2274359700E068FCF26ECF222B726D455D858AB7963BCABA54A13005D8 | sha512: B4E9982035A2C290CCD1C22FC84308972F4F299C32954578556BA092CD05117544DEF2C26835B98E876D71244539200AED00E1E71D3CA703082CA0B0E75A0D60
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
    <sectionGroup name="userSettings" type="System.Configuration.UserSettingsGroup, System, Version=, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b77a5c561934e089">
      <section name="Papercut.Properties.Settings" type="System.Configuration.ClientSettingsSection, System, Version=, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b77a5c561934e089" allowExeDefinition="MachineToLocalUser" requirePermission="false" />
    <supportedRuntime version="v4.0" sku=".NETFramework,Version=v4.5" />
      <setting name="IP" serializeAs="String">
      <setting name="Port" serializeAs="String">
      <setting name="StartMinimized" serializeAs="String">
      <setting name="ForwardServer" serializeAs="String">
        <value />
      <setting name="ForwardFrom" serializeAs="String">
        <value />
      <setting name="ForwardTo" serializeAs="String">
        <value />
      <setting name="MinimizeOnClose" serializeAs="String">
      <setting name="RunOnStartup" serializeAs="String">
      <setting name="Window_Height" serializeAs="String">
      <setting name="Window_Width" serializeAs="String">
      <setting name="MessagePaths" serializeAs="String">
      <setting name="MessageListSortOrder" serializeAs="String">
      <setting name="Theme" serializeAs="String">
      <setting name="MinimizeToTray" serializeAs="String">
    <assemblyBinding xmlns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:asm.v1">
        <assemblyIdentity name="BouncyCastle" publicKeyToken="0e99375e54769942" culture="neutral" />
        <bindingRedirect oldVersion="" newVersion="" />
        <assemblyIdentity name="MimeKit" publicKeyToken="bede1c8a46c66814" culture="neutral" />
        <bindingRedirect oldVersion="" newVersion="" />
        <assemblyIdentity name="System.Runtime" publicKeyToken="b03f5f7f11d50a3a" culture="neutral" />
        <bindingRedirect oldVersion="" newVersion="" />
        <assemblyIdentity name="System.IO" publicKeyToken="b03f5f7f11d50a3a" culture="neutral" />
        <bindingRedirect oldVersion="" newVersion="" />
        <assemblyIdentity name="System.Threading.Tasks" publicKeyToken="b03f5f7f11d50a3a" culture="neutral" />
        <bindingRedirect oldVersion="" newVersion="" />
        <assemblyIdentity name="Autofac" publicKeyToken="17863af14b0044da" culture="neutral" />
        <bindingRedirect oldVersion="" newVersion="" />

Copyright © 2008 - 2012 Ken Robertson
Copyright © 2013 - 2018 Jaben Cargman
Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
You may obtain a copy of the License at
Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
limitations under the License.

Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.

This package is published by the Papercut Project itself.

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Papercut 1939 Monday, May 29, 2017 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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