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    Secure SMTP in Aleph 20

    • Article Type: Q&A
    • Product: Aleph
    • Product Version: 20


    Is it possible to setup Secure SMTP in Aleph 18?
    Are there any changes in Aleph 20 for the setup?


    Yes, since Aleph 18, rep_change 1794 you can use the option to use a secure SMTP server for sending e-mails from the Aleph GUI client.

    Aleph 18
    * In order to use this function add the following lines to .\alephcom\tab\alephcom.ini:


    Changes in Aleph 20
    * The above line is redundant. You may remove this line.
    The AlephADM menu option for entering a mail server is always available.

    * Options in the .\alephcom\tab\alephcom.ini:


    AuthMethod options: LOGIN or PLAIN.
    If you do not use secure SMTP, enter nothing.

    * For non-standard port enter the port number after the name of the mail server, separated by a colon.

    * To use a password for the SMTP server:
    - go to AlephADM module
    - edit the e-mail settings in the "Configuration" menu.

    * MailOptionsDlg moved from .\alephadm\tab\[lng]\window.dat to .\alephcom/tab/[lng]/window.dat.

    Additional Information

    See also document "How to from support" / "GUI_email_and_installation" / "The_use_of_a_secure_SMTP_server.ppt" which shows how to configure the SecureSMTP in Aleph 18. The document does not include changes in Aleph 20!

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    • Article last edited: 10/8/2013