This section explains on how to configure the SMTP details in the Bold BI Server to send emails.
SMTP Email Settings are required to perform the following operations:
Account Activation --- Sends user account activation email.
Forgot Password --- Sends request links to reset the password when the user has forgotten the password.
Reset Password --- Sends links to reset the password.
Scheduled Dashboards --- Sends the exported dashboard to the scheduled recipients.
The following SMTP details are required to send email from the Bold BI Server.
|SMTP Server||The SMTP server specifies the public IP address or provider which delivers the emails to the end user mail box.|
|SMTP Port||Port number of the SMTP server. It should be vary based on the SMTP server and the connection type(SSL/TLS).|
|Sender Name||The name which is displayed on the email as From name.|
|Sender Email||The Email address which is displayed as From Email address in the user email.|
We support two type of Authentications,
|Username||Username of the user who has access to send the email.|
|Password||Password of the user.|
|Enable SSL||If enabled, SSL will be used to connect with your SMTP server. Else, the connection will be made with TLS connection.|
Once filled the email settings connection details, click the
Test Connection option.
Enter an email address and click
Send to ensure that the SMTP configuration is correct.