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Email not sending out in Sharepoint 2010

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 27, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I have installed SharePoint Std 2010 and the emails are not sending out. I originally was trying to get the email to send out through the local Exchange server with errors popping up on both servers. Even though I had told the exchange server to allow for anonymous email from the SP Server it was not allowing it. The Sharepiont Server would log an error that it could not connect to the Exchange server.

I have installed the SMTP service on the SP server and configured it as the Microsoft Technet article says to. (Basically allow for anonymous for the outbound for the server. I can't get the SP Server to send any email out of the system. It will not send email from alerts, workflows or adding users the site.

It goes through the motions and there are no longer any errors coming up at all, but no emails either.

Any help would be great.


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