By configuring the SMTP server in the Mail Server page, the system can send the log messages to the specified email address.
Creating a Mail Server
To create a mail server, take the following steps:
- Select System > Mail Server.
In the SMTP Server Configuration page, configure these values.
Option Description Name Type a name for the SMTP server into the box. Server Type Domain name or IP address for the SMTP server into the box. Transmission Mode Select the transmission mode for the email. The PLAIN is a non-encrypted transmission mode, the STARTTLS and SSL are encrypted transmission mode. The default transmission mode is PLAIN. Port Type the port number for the SMTP server into the box. The range is 1 to 65535. The default port number is different for different transmission modes, PLAIN: 25, STARTTLS: 25, SSL: 465. Virtual Router From the Virtual Router drop-down list, select the Virtual Router for the SMTP server. Verification Select the Enable check box for SMTP verification to enable it if needed. Type the username and its password into the corresponding boxes. Type the email address that sends log messages.