Configure SMTP Email with IIS Manager

If you want to deliver e-mails from your site, you need to configure the SMTP e-mail feature in IIS. E-mails can be send immediately or to a file location on a disk where it can be retrieved for sending it later.  In this article I will give you a step by step guide on how to Configure SMTP Email with IIS Manager

1. Make sure remote management is enabled. If you don’t know how to enable remote management, please read this article.

2. Open IIS 7 Manager:

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3. Connect to your site:

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4. In the ASP.NET menu, click on SMTP Email:

mail smtp menu iis manager

5. Enter the email address and set SMTP server to localhost. In Port enter “25” and click on “Apply” to save your settings:

smtp configuration iis server settings6. And that’s it! SMTP has been configured!

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Rodolfo Hernandez

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