Hello. I run SBS2003 R2 and since we implemented it 2 months ago a lot of outgoing emails are being rejected by customer's mail servers viz ...
Your message did not reach some or all of the intended recipients.
Sent: 24/10/2006 12:14
The following recipient(s) could not be reached:
Linda Mogort-Valls on 24/10/2006 12:14
There was a SMTP communication problem with the recipient's email server. Please contact your system administrator.
<sbs2003.Sandhills.local #5.5.0 smtp;550 Spam score too high (score 10.7)>
Prior to this we were just using Outlook and www.authsmtp.com
to send mail (i.e. there was no Exchange) and we never had a problem.
Reference to ... http://www.experts-exchange.com/Networking/Email_Groupware/Exchange_Server/Q_22035242.html
this previous question answered my point about why we were now being treated as spam, and what the solution is ...
Can anyone take me through EXACTLY how to configure the SMTP connector to send ALL mail via authsmtp.com (it will need authentication when it reaches authsmtp.com) as I can't afford to muck up our live environment.
Especially, is it necessary to create a new connector as a) we only run one Exchange 2003 server and will never run more and b) ALL outgoing emails will go via authsmtp.com ...?? can we not just configure the existing SMTP connector?
I'm a little nervous about experimenting as you can see! But I'm getting too many customer emails not being delivered so have to do something.