[Objective-C] Send mail with attachments

Hi all,
with these lines of code you can use  Mail system to send an  with an attachment!

It’s so easy that i don’t know this method!

First, import MessageUI framework, after include in your header file (.h) the import to the framework:

#import messageui/MessageUI.h

and set the delegate to


Now, create a button in your view and attach mailil function!

- (void) mailComposeController:(MFMailComposeViewController*)controller didFinishWithResult: (MFMailComposeResult)result error:(NSError*)error {
  [self dismissModalViewControllerAnimated:YES];

- (IBAction) mailIt {
  MFMailComposeViewController *picker = [[MFMailComposeViewController alloc] init];
  picker.mailComposeDelegate = self;

  [picker setSubject:@"This is the subject"];

  UIImage *roboPic = [UIImage imageNamed:@"anImage.jpg"];
  NSData *imageData = UIImageJPEGRepresentation(roboPic, 1);
  [picker addAttachmentData:imageData mimeType:@"image/jpg" fileName:@"anImage.jpg"];

  NSString *emailBody = @"This is the email body!!";
  [picker setMessageBody:emailBody isHTML:YES];

  [self presentModalViewController:picker animated:YES];
  [picker release];