Integrating with an SMTP Server

Integrating with an SMTP server allows you to do the following:

  • Send email notifications to Jamf Software Server (JSS) users when certain events occur.

  • Send enrollment invitations via email.

  • Send mass emails to end users.

To integrate with an SMTP server, you need to configure the SMTP Server settings in the JSS.

Configuring the SMTP Server Settings

  1. Log in to the JSS with a web browser.

  2. In the top-right corner of the page, click Settings images/download/thumbnails/16428480/Settings_icon.png .

  3. Click System Settings.

  4. Click SMTP Server images/download/thumbnails/16428480/SMTP_Servers.png .

  5. Click Edit.

  6. Configure the settings on the pane.

  7. Click Save.

Testing the SMTP Server Settings

Once the SMTP Server settings are configured, you can send a test email from the JSS.

  1. Log in to the JSS with a web browser.

  2. In the top-right corner of the page, click Settings images/download/thumbnails/16428480/Settings_icon.png .

  3. Click System Settings.

  4. Click SMTP Server images/download/thumbnails/16428480/SMTP_Servers.png .

  5. Click Test.

  6. Enter a test email address and click Test again.

A message displays, reporting whether or not the email was sent successfully.

Related Information

For related information, see the following sections in this guide:

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