SBS SMTP Connector
Posted on 2006-06-21
Can someone direct me to a walk through for setting up an SMTP connector on a 2003 SBS? I have used the SBS wizard and still can't seem to get email to move off-site...either via DNS or via an SMTP connector to my hosting company's SMTP server.
I know that my hosting company requires SSL and related custom ports. There doesn't seem to be anywhere in the SMTP connector to configure these values.
How can I verify that the SMTP server I am trying to communicate is a "smart host".
Should I be trying to connect with the SMTP server of Bellsouth, my ISP, rather than my domain hosting company? I know that sometimes they prefer this. However I have no problem setting up the SMTP connection directly on the clients in Outlook.
The POP3 Connector to my domain hosting company is working fine.