Device Type: ServerView Platform
Glossary: SMTP-POP3 task
How to create devices and tasks
- Add a New Task to an Existing Device
- Create/Edit a single Device with a single task
- Create/Edit several Tasks within a single Device
How to Edit an SMTP-POP3 task Task
Once you have created a device and are adding or editing an SMTP-POP3 task, you will be prompted to adjust the following settings:
Provide a descriptive name for the task so that you would be able to identify the task later among a list of similar tasks. For example, “www.example.com round trip email test”
Maximum Connection Timeout (in seconds)
Enter the number of seconds the task should wait for a response from the web page before aborting the task and returning an error. If this is left blank the default timeout for a task is 120 seconds.
Enter the destination email address.
Select the protocol type you wish to test, POP3, or IMAP ver. 4.1, protocols.
Enter the POP3/IMAP server address and port number. This could be the url or the ip address.
Incoming Server User Name
Enter a username for POP3/IMAP authentication.
Incoming Server Password
Enter a password for POP3/IMAP authentication.
Incoming Server requires a secure connection (SSL)
Enter the SMTP server address and port number. This could be the url or the ip address.
Your SMTP server might not require authorization, but if it does you will need to fill in credentials.
SMTP User name
Enter a username for SMTP authentication.
Enter a password for SMTP authentication.
SMTP Server requires a secure connection (SSL)
When enabled – SMTP over SSL will be requested.
are explained in detail in “DNS Mode Option” article