Reply codes in numerical order

 
Code Meaning
200(nonstandard success response, see rfc876)
211System status, or system help reply
214Help message
220<domain> Service ready
221<domain> Service closing transmission channel
250Requested mail action okay, completed
251User not local; will forward to <forward-path>
354Start mail input; end with <CRLF>.<CRLF>
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
450Requested mail action not taken: mailbox unavailable
451Requested action aborted: local error in processing
452Requested action not taken: insufficient system storage
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
502Command not implemented
503Bad sequence of commands
504Command parameter not implemented
521<domain> does not accept mail (see rfc1846)
530Access denied (???a Sendmailism)
535SMTP Authentication unsuccessful/Bad username or password
550Requested action not taken: mailbox unavailable
551User not local; please try <forward-path>
552Requested mail action aborted: exceeded storage allocation
553Requested action not taken: mailbox name not allowed
554Transaction failed

SMTP Reply codes grouped by command

 
Command Code Description
CONNECT
220<domain> Service ready
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
HELO
250Requested mail action okay, completed
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
504Command parameter not implemented
521<domain> does not accept mail [rfc1846]
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
EHLO
250Requested mail action okay, completed
550Not implemented
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
504Command parameter not implemented
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
MAIL
250Requested mail action okay, completed
552Requested mail action aborted: exceeded storage allocation
451Requested action aborted: local error in processing
452Requested action not taken: insufficient system storage
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
RCPT
250Requested mail action okay, completed
251User not local; will forward to <forward-path>
550Requested action not taken: mailbox unavailable
551User not local; please try <forward-path>
552Requested mail action aborted: exceeded storage allocation
553Requested action not taken: mailbox name not allowed
450Requested mail action not taken: mailbox unavailable
451Requested action aborted: local error in processing
452Requested action not taken: insufficient system storage
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
503Bad sequence of commands
521<domain> does not accept mail [rfc1846]
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
DATA
354Start mail input; end with <CRLF>.<CRLF>
451Requested action aborted: local error in processing
554Transaction failed
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
503Bad sequence of commands
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
250Requested mail action okay, completed
552Requested mail action aborted: exceeded storage allocation
554Transaction failed
451Requested action aborted: local error in processing
452Requested action not taken: insufficient system storage
RSET
200(nonstandard success response, see rfc876)
250Requested mail action okay, completed
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
504Command parameter not implemented
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
SEND
250Requested mail action okay, completed
552Requested mail action aborted: exceeded storage allocation
451Requested action aborted: local error in processing
452Requested action not taken: insufficient system storage
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
502Command not implemented
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
SOML
250Requested mail action okay, completed
552Requested mail action aborted: exceeded storage allocation
451Requested action aborted: local error in processing
452Requested action not taken: insufficient system storage
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
502Command not implemented
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
SAML
250Requested mail action okay, completed
552Requested mail action aborted: exceeded storage allocation
451Requested action aborted: local error in processing
452Requested action not taken: insufficient system storage
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
502Command not implemented
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
VRFY
250Requested mail action okay, completed
251User not local; will forward to <forward-path>
550Requested action not taken: mailbox unavailable
551User not local; please try <forward-path>
553Requested action not taken: mailbox name not allowed
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
502Command not implemented
504Command parameter not implemented
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
EXPN
250Requested mail action okay, completed
550Requested action not taken: mailbox unavailable
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
502Command not implemented
504Command parameter not implemented
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
HELP
211System status, or system help reply
214Help message
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
501Syntax error in parameters or arguments
502Command not implemented
504Command parameter not implemented
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
NOOP
200(nonstandard success response, see rfc876)
250Requested mail action okay, completed
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
421<domain> Service not available, closing transmission channel
QUIT
221<domain> Service closing transmission channel
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
TURN
250Requested mail action okay, completed
502Command not implemented
500Syntax error, command unrecognised
503Bad sequence of commands

 

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