To use AutoMate features that involve sending an e-mail, you need to designate the mail server from which the messages are sent. The default mail server is used to send e-mail messages on task errors and can also be used when automating e-mail transmissions with the use of the Send E-mail action.
From the System menu in the Task Administrator window, select Options.
Click the E-mail tab. The following properties dialog appears:
Enter the specifications as follows:
A valid SMTP mail server that AutoMate can use to route standard and possibly MIME encoded e-mail messages.
The port to use for the default SMTP mail server. This is usually 25, but may be different on special network configurations. especially if behind a firewall.
If this is selected, AutoMate will attempt to logon to the SMTP mail server using the information provided. Enter the user name and password in the boxes below.
Send E-mail Action
Global Error Handling
Task Error Handling