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The email announced its own existence, although the exact words have been forgotten.However, it is known that it included instructions on how to use the @ character in email addresses.
SNDMSG, a program that could deliver messages to another person on the same computer had been around for about 10 years.
He filed his "Mail Box Protocol" as a draft standard under RFC 196, but the protocol was never implemented.
In hindsight and given today's problems with junk email and junk faxes before that, that's probably not all bad.
However, we are able to identify the first email, and we know quite a bit about how it happened and when it was sent. Department of Defense and would later lead to the development of the internet.
In 1971, the ARPANET (Advanced Research Projects Agency Network) had just begun to emerge as the first large network of computers. However, in 1971, the ARPANET was little more than connected computers, and those who knew about it searched for possible uses of this invention. Watson thought of a way to deliver messages and files to printers at remote sites.He then merged its functionality with that of SENDMSG so that it could send messages to remote machines. After a few test messages containing the timeless words "QUERTYIOP" and maybe "ASDFGHJK," Ray Tomlinson was satisfied enough with his invention to show it off to the rest of the group.