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validate_email verifies if an email address is valid and really exists.

Project description

Validate_email is a package for Python that check if an email is valid, properly formatted and really exists.

INSTALLATION

First, you must do:

pip install validate-email-wt

Extra

For check the domain mx and verify email exits you must have the pyDNS package installed:

pip install pyDNS

USAGE

Basic usage:

from validate_email import validate_email
is_valid = validate_email('example@example.com')

Checking domain has SMTP Server

Check if the host has SMTP Server:

from validate_email import validate_email
is_valid = validate_email('example@example.com',check_mx=True)

Verify email exists

Check if the host has SMTP Server and the email really exists:

from validate_email import validate_email
is_valid = validate_email('example@example.com',verify=True)

Verify email exists on a server that implements callback verfication

Check if the host has SMTP Server and the email really exists:

from validate_email import validate_email
is_valid = validate_email('example@example.com',verify=True,sending_email="valid@example.org")

valid@example.org must be a valid e-mail that you control.

For information on callback verification see: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Callback_verification

Don’t allow your users to register with disposable emails

Checks are performed against this version of the listing: https://github.com/martenson/disposable-email-domains/tree/4efb0b0ed43022a78abc768c4f28ba7ed7a37772

from validate_email import validate_email is_valid = validate_email(“disposable@yopmail.com”, allow_disposable=False) assert not is_valid

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