How to setup a SmartHost in Exchange 2000
How to setup a SmartHost in Exchange 2000?
Follow the guide below to configure Microsoft Exchange 2000 use outMail as the SmartHost and Internet Mail Relay.
This article already assumes your exchange system is able to send emails externally and therefore a SMTP Virtual Server has already been created and configured correctly in the System Manager for Exchange.
Open Exchange System Manager for Exchange
Right click on your Default SMTP Virtual Server
Under Delivery click Outbound Security
Enter the outMail username and password provided to you and click OK.
Click on the Advanced button and ensure your fully qualified domain name is correct. In this knowledge base article we are using mail.example.com.
Enter mxXXXXXX.smtp-engine.com in the "Smart host" field and click OK
You will need to restart the Virtual SMTP Server for the settings to take effect.
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