Define Email Server Settings

Setup an email server to enable stores to email order receipts to customers.

To define email server configuration settings:

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  1. Open the Email Server Settings section.

  2. From the Use Default Email Server dropdown menu, select the applicable option.

    • Default - Use the default Jango email server configuration.

    • Custom - Define a custom email server configuration.

Setup a Custom Email Server

To setup a custom email server:

  1. Open the Email Server Settings section.

  2. From the Use Default Email Server dropdown, select Custom.

  3. Complete the fields in the Simple Email Settings section.

    • In the Name field, type the name of the email server to use as reference.

    • In the SMTP Email Server field, identify the SMTP email server (e.g. SMTP.Gmail.com).

    • In the Send As Email field, type the email address from which emails are sent.

  4. Complete the fields in the Advanced Email Settings section.

    • In the SMTP Server Port field, identify the port for the SMTP email server.

    • In the Connection Time Out (milliseconds) field, type the number of milliseconds to try to establish a connection before timing out (1000 milliseconds=1 second).

    • From the SMTP Authentication Type dropdown menu, select the type of authentication that is used.

    • Select Use SSL if SSL security is used.

    • In the Domain field, identify the web address that comes after the @ symbol in the email address.

    • In the Username field, type the username for the account.

    • In the Password field, type the password for the account.

    • In the BCC field, type the email address for the blind carbon copy email.

Nota

The Username and Password fields are disabled when Anonymous / None is selected as the SMTP Authentication Type.