Send E-mail Action-Setting Properties

The Send E-mail action sends an e-mail using the SMTP protocol. The message can be in plain text or HTML, and  attachments can be included.

To set Send E-mail properties

  1. From the Task Builder Available Actions pane, open the Internet folder and double-click the Send E-mail action or drag it into the Steps pane.

  2. Enter the recipient's e-mail address in the To box, and a subject in the Subject box.

  3. For the body of the message, do one of the following:

  4. Click the Advanced tab and enter the appropriate e-mail addresses in the From and Reply to boxes. Enter any CC or BCC addresses you want to include.

  5. To add one or more attachments, click the Attachments tab and enter the properties as follows:

  6. To use a server other than the default e-mail server (see Setting the Default Mail Server) click the Server tab. Then enter the properties as follows:

  7. If you do not want to use the default proxy server as entered in Task Administrator System Options, click the Proxy tab and select an alternate setting in the Proxy type box. The options are None, Socks4, Socks4a, or Socks5. If you select any option other than None, enter the properties as follows:

  8. To set the Description tab properties, refer to Description Tab Options.

  9. To set the Error Causes and On Error tab properties, refer to Step Error Handling.

  10. When finished, click OK to save settings and close the properties dialog window.

See Also

About Actions

Adding Task Steps

Send E-mail Action