Email Settings

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Every Backendless backend includes email settings which are used any time an email must be delivered on behalf of the application. The scenarios when an email is sent include:

Application is configured to confirm email address for user registration.
User requests password change/recovery.
Application uses the API to send an email.

 

The default email settings can be changed using Backendless console:

1.Login to Backendless Console.
2.Select an app.
3.Click Manage, then scroll down to Email Settings on the App Settings screen.
4.Fill out the form with the SMTP server information
email-settings

 
where:

SMTP Server - Hostname or public IP address of the server where the SMTP server is running.
Port - The port number the SMTP server accepts requests on.
From - The Name which will appear in the From field of the sent out emails.
User ID- The user id or email address for the SMTP server connection authentication
Password- The password for the SMTP server connection authentication.
Security- Choose between SSL or TLS connection.

 

Make sure to click Test before saving any configuration changes. The Discard button discards any unsaved changes.


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