SMTP Server

Before You Begin

Navigate to Admin > System Configuration > SMTP Server

About the Task

The SMTP (simple mail transfer protocol) configuration allows one to set up the "email" block to send notifications or reset a forgotten password. In order for this functionality to work, you must configure your SMTP settings.

SMTP Server Settings

There are two SMTP server settings to customize: server hostname and port.

Server HostnameThe hostname of your SMTP Server (e.g.
PortThe port of your SMTP Server–preset is 25

Security and Authentication

There are five settings to fill out in this section:

Connection SecuritySSL, TLS, or STARTTLS
UsernameEmail Username
PasswordEmail Password

Sender's email address: 

Sender NameSender's Name