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Sending Email from Photocopier on SBS 2008

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Hi there, i am trying to get our photocopier to send mail to external email addresses. This has worked before prior to upgrading to SBS 2008. I can get it to send internally if i tick the anonymous users tag in the recive connector but still no luck on the extranl mail. Can anyone help?
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by:PlusIT
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- double check that the copier is using serveraddress port 25 for SMTP sending email
- double check the account you are sending with from the copier does exists in the organization


go to exchange / server config / hub trans / default receive connector put logging on max, and check errors.

Get back to me if you need further assistance.
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It is not a good practice to allow anonymous relay. I would suggest you to create a New Receive Connector for email relay. Please refer the article to configure relay for specific IPs.
http://smtp25.blogspot.com/2009/05/how-to-configure-application-server_06.html
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by:manicsquirrel
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Actually, the solution Florin presents is correct as well.  If you read the procedure you see that the anonymous relay is configured to only relay mail from a specific internal ip address, such as that from a copier that does not allow for LDAP-type authentication.
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