Overview

Artifactory supports sending mail to notify administrators and other users for significant events that happen in your system.

Some examples are:

  • Watch notifications
  • Alerts for backup warnings and errors
  • License violation notifications

To enable mail notifications, you need to configure Artifactory with your mail server details as described below.


Setup

To access the mail server configuration, in the Admin module select Configuration | Mail.

Setup is straightforward and can be verified by sending a test message. Simply click "Send Test Mail" in the Configure Mail screen. 

Enabled
When set, mail notifications are enabled
Host
The host name of the mail server
Port
The port of the mail server
Username
The username for authentication with the mail server
Password
The password for authentication with the mail server
From (optional)

The "from" address header to use in all outgoing mails.

Subject Prefix
A prefix to use for the subject of all outgoing mails
Artifactory URL (optional)

The Artifactory URL to use in all outgoing mails to denote links to Artifactory.

Use TLS
When set, uses Transport Layer Security when connecting to the mail server
Use SSL
When set, uses a secure connection to the mail server
Test Message Recipient
The email address of a recipient to receive a test message