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What to use as my smtp server in Windows Task Scheduler?

Discussion in 'E-mail Discussion' started by savedlema, Jul 10, 2014.

  1. savedlema

    savedlema Registered

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    Greetings!

    I'm new to this forum.

    I want to schedule a task in my Windows 2008 Server to send out emails every morning. I have the options of using the win task scheduler itself or sendmail app. But, they are asking me for smtp serve address, something like smtp.gmail.com.Now, I have my website & email in Cpanel. I have configured Outlook to use our emails but I use mail.ourwebsitename.com for outgoing mail server. No 'smtp' and it works. But this does not work with sendmail application or Task Scheduler send mail part. Is there anything I can use for smtp for my emails/webmails on Cpanel??

    I hope I tried to explain myself.
     
  2. vanessa

    vanessa Well-Known Member
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    Using mail.yourdomain.com is correct. Maybe there's a language barrier here, but I'm not really understanding why this isn't working for you.
     
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    Could you elaborate more on how it does not work? What particular error message do you receive?

    Thank you.
     
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