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h1. HowTo configure Redmine to mail to MS Exchange server

MS Exchange works the same way that others SMTP server: just edit your *config/environment.rb* file with your favorite text editor. Around the lines 45, you'll see this:

config.action_mailer.smtp_settings = {
:address => "127.0.0.1",
:port => 25,
:domain => "somenet.foo",
:authentication => :login,
:user_name => "redmine",
:password => "redmine",
}

Most often, MS Exchange will not require authentication informations, so you'll just have to comment out :domain, :authentication, :user_name and :password lines.

config.action_mailer.smtp_settings = {
:address => "*my_ms_exchange_adress*",
:port => *25*,
# :domain => "somenet.foo",
# :authentication => :login,
# :user_name => "redmine",
# :password => "redmine",
}

Of course, you have to put in front of :address your MS Exchange IP (or DNS name, if Redmine host has a DNS access) and eventually to customize your :port number. For these informations, ask to your administrator.

*Note from another user : This page may be really outdated (2007), it seems changes should only be done in email.yml.*