Configuring Email distribution settings for notifications
When distribution settings are configured, GFI WebMonitor sends email messages containing information related to tasks such as auto-updates and licensing issues to specified email addresses.
These settings can be defined when running the Post-Install wizard after installing GFI WebMonitor or at any time from the Settings menu.
To manage distribution settings:
- Change any of the following options:
|From Email||Specify the email address from which notifications are sent.|
|SMTP Server||Enter the name or IP of the SMTP server. For more information refer to Configuring SMTP Settings for webmail accounts.|
|SMTP Port||Key in the port number of the SMTP server (Default 25).|
|Authentication||If you are using a hosted email provider, enable Authentication and provide a Username and Password to connect to your hosted mail server and send notifications.|
|Enable Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)||If SSL is required to provide secure transmission between sender and recipients, check Enable Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) checkbox.|
|Email Recipients||Enter recipient email address and click the plus sign to add. You can key in as many recipients as required.|
|Verify Mail Settings||Click to send a test email and verify the mail server settings are configured correctly.|