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MasterSwitch Power Distribution Unit

Configuring and Using E-mailNotification

Configuring E-mailRecipients

Menu options

To identify up to four e-mailrecipients, use one of the following:

The Recipients option of the Web interface’sEvents menu

The E-mail option of the Control Console’sNetwork Menu

Settings

 

Setting

Description

 

 

 

 

 

Defines the user and domain names of the recipient.

 

 

To use e-mailfor paging, use thee-mailaddress for the recipient’s

 

To

pager gateway account (for example, myacct100@skytel.com). The

 

Address

pager gateway generates the page.

 

 

Note: The recipient’s pager must be able to usetext-based

 

 

messaging.

 

 

 

 

 

Lets you choose one of the following methods for routing e-mail:

 

 

• Send e-mailthrough the Management Card’s SMTP server.

 

 

Selecting Local SMTP Server, which is the recommended option,

 

 

ensures that the e-mailis sent before the unit’s20-secondtime-out,

 

Send via

and, if necessary, is retried several times.

 

• Send e-maildirectly to the recipient’s remote SMTP server. If you

 

 

 

 

select the Recipient’s SMTP Server option, and the remote SMTP

 

 

server is busy, the time-outmay prevent somee-mailfrom being

 

 

sent, With this option, the management card tries to send the e-mail

 

 

only once.

 

 

 

 

E-mail

Enables (by default) or disables sending e-mailto the defined

 

Generation

recipient.

 

 

 

Configuring the

When you select the Local SMTP Server option for theSend via

local SMTP server

setting, you must do one of the following:

 

• Make sure that forwarding is enabled at that server so that the

 

server can route e-mailto external SMTP servers.

 

Note: Always see yourSMTP-serveradministrator before

 

 

changing the configuration of your SMTP server.

 

• Set up a special e-mailaccount for the Management Card.

 

This account then forwards the E-mailto an externale-mail

 

account.

Testing E-mail

In the Web interface, use the E-mail Test option to send a teste-mail

 

message to a configured recipient.

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