SMTP Server Management

Define Mail Server Settings

  1. Select Mail Settings in VERA Administration
  2. Complete the form:

    From:Specify the email address used in the 'sender address' (or 'from') field of notification messages sent by VERA.
    Server:Specify the hostname or IP address of your SMTP mail server. Eg.
    Port:The SMTP port number, usually 25 for SMTP or 465 for SMTPS.
    Use TLS:Select this checkbox if your SMTP host uses the Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol.
    User Name:If your SMTP host requires authentication, specify the username of these authentication credentials here.

    If your SMTP host requires authentication, specify the password associated with the username above.

    When editing an existing SMTP mail server, select the Change Password checkbox to access and change this field.

  3. (Optional) Click the Test Connection button to check that VERA can communicate with the mail server you just configured.
  4. Click the Save button to save the mail server settings

Send Test Email

  1. Select Mail Settings in VERA Administration 
  2. Click the Send Test Email button after you configured VERA with the mail server
  3. Complete the form:

    To Address:email recipient
    Subject:message topic
    Body:message text
  4. Click the Send button to trigger test email

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