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Cannot Send SharePoint Alerts outside company

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I am unable to send SharePoint alerts outside the company. There are partners users in the Active Directory with an external e-mail address. The partners does not have mailboxes. They only exist in AD. They use SharePoint. There are no issue getting alert within company. I have created connector in exchange 2007 but that did not help. The SMTP virtual service is runnning on SP webserver however I think it is not in use. I sent alerts inside company however the mailroot folders did not get any action. Any help would be greatly appreciated. 

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