Current Release

Ver 1.0, Mar 13, 2005

All software is certified to contain No Adware, No Spyware, and No Viruses.

Download the Self-extracting automatic installation program. The software will be automatically installed to your computer.

Download the software in a ZIP archive. You will need to unzip it with a tool such as pkzip or winzip.

This software is compatible with Windows version 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, and Vista.

All SB-Software products are free of disabled features or expirations. You may try out the full functionality of the program for an unlimited time period.




SMTP Watcher is a program that monitors your SMTP (incoming mail) servers and makes sure they are online. It hides in the windows system tray and pops-up to alert you should one of your servers stop responding.

See also: DNS Watcher -- a similar tool for monitoring DNS Servers
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Want to know more? Check out the following:
View some screen shots of the program in use.
Read the online documentation / users's manual.
Read more about SMTP Watcher's features.
Also check out DNS Watcher for watching DNS servers.

Why monitor SMTP servers?

Your SMTP servers is the server that is responsible for receiving incoming email messages. If it goes down, then you will be unable to receive email. This can be disastrous for commercial websites that rely on email service and need to present a reliable image to customers. SMTP Watcher will verify that your SMTP server is up and running and accepting incoming connections.

Screen Shot
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Fast Facts and Features
  • Monitor your SMTP servers for connectivity
  • Pop-up alert if a server goes offline
  • Automatic polling of servers
  • Can be configured to watch multiple servers

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