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We have a client that is running exchange 2003 SP2 which uses the built-in in pop3 connector to download emails from an ISP. Incoming emails are not sent directly to the server. I need to setup the exchange server to route emails thru a smart host, I have talked with the ISP and they have given me a username and password and a port to connect to the SMTP server to relay emails. How do I setup exchange to use this different port and username/password to send emails thru this smarthost?

This is rather urgent.
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On smtp virtual server,click on delivery tab.
outbound connections,change the port number from 25 to watever u want
Click on outbound security,click on basic authentication and put the username and password.
Provided there is only one exchange server.
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by:milltechtga
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Hi Rammestein,

That appears to be working great thanks!, is there any way to check that it is routing thru the smart host?
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Go to smtp virtual server properties,
In enable logging select ncsa common log file format.
Restart smtp .
Send an email
Then,in run type logfiles,hit enter.
Check the log file starting with nc.
It wud have all u want
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