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Netduino Home Automation Projects by Matt Cavanagh

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The Netduino code

As always, the first thing to do is to create a new Netduino Plus 2 project (or Netduino Plus project, if that is what you are using). With that done, let's add some third-party libraries!

Libraries are your friends

One of the great things about having a big community around the Netduino is that many libraries exist for common tasks. We will be using a few for this project. Follow the instructions to get each one.

.NET Micro Framework Toolbox

The .NET Micro Framework Toolbox subframework was written by Stefan Thoolen and contains the code to control a wide range of components and provides helpers for many common tasks. We will be using it to help us connect to an e-mail account with POP3:

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