The SMTP settings tab allows XIA Automation Server to send emails using the simple mail transfer protocol (SMTP).

Enable SMTP

Determines whether SMTP should be enabled.

Server Address

The hostname or IP address of the SMTP server.


The TCP port that should be used for communication.

Use SSL/TLS Connection

Determines whether an SSL or TLS connection should be used.

Timeout (Milliseconds)

The timeout for the SMTP connection in milliseconds.

From Address

A valid email address that is accepted by the SMTP server.


The encoding to use for the message body. The available settings are UTF-8 (default), Unicode (UTF-16), or ASCII encoding.

Authentication Settings

The authentication settings for the SMTP connection.

Send Test Email

Displays the send test email dialog.