Configuring SMTP Settings

SMTP email credentials are configured in the Web.config.

It's also possible to configure SMTP settings through the Cartella application itself by navigating to Settings > Configuration Management > Email. See Email Management.
To set SMTP for your Cartella site:
  1. Open the Web.config file in an editor.
  2. Depending on your Web.config setup, complete one of the following steps:
    • If Web.config does not already have an <smtp> codeblock that contains <network>:
      1. In <configuration>, add the following nested elements to Web.config: Element
      2. In <mailSettings>, add <smtp> using the example <smtp> codeblock below.
      3. Navigate to the new <network> element.
    • If Web.config has an <smtp> codeblock that contains <network>, navigate to Configuration/
    SMTP Element
    <smtp deliveryMethod="Network" from="Cartella Notices&lt;;">
        <network defaultCredentials="false"
  3. Set the value of @defaultCredentials to either true or false.
    • true indicates that Windows credentials are used.
    • false indicates that Cartella uses @userName and @password attribute values of the <network> node as credentials.
  4. Provide the rest of the <network> values for your organization.
  5. Save Web.config.

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