The Alerts tab allows you to enable and configure the settings for email alerts.
Enable email alerts
Enables all Alerts tab settings. When unchecked, all the settings are grayed out.
Sends generated email alerts to the specified email addresses via the specified Mail Server IP Address or web address.
Designates a numerical value used to enter the port for the email server. Default is port 25.
Designates that the email server requires Secure Socket Layer (an extra security measure required by many servers).
Server Requires Authentication
Designates that the email server requires authentication through an account name and password.
Specifies the name that is required in order to log into the email server.
Specifies the password that is required in order to log into the email server.
Send Test Email
Sends a test email to the sender email address defined in the From: field in the Messages pane.
Specifies the email address from which all alert emails will be sent.
Specifies the name of the person associated with the email address from which all alert emails will be sent.
Type in the email addresses of the people to whom you want alerts to be sent. Separate email addresses using a semicolon (;). The maximum number of addresses you may enter is 20.
Note: Create email distribution lists to accommodate additional email addresses.
Specifies the subject of all alert emails.
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Includes the alert name in the subject line.