If the system administrator has configured a system default inbound email server, tenant administrators can override this global setting.

Log in to the vCloud Automation Center console as a tenant administrator.

1

Select Administration > Notifications > Email Servers.

2

Select the Inbound email server in the Email Servers table.

3

Click Override Global.

4

Enter the following inbound email server options.

Option

Action

Name

Enter the name of the inbound email server.

Description

Enter a description of the inbound email server.

Security

Select the SSL check box to use SSL for security.

Protocol

Choose a server protocol.

Server Name

Enter the server name.

Server Port

Enter the server port number.

5

Type the folder name for emails in the Folder Name text box.

This option is required only if you choose IMAP server protocol.

6

Enter a user name in the User Name text box.

7

Enter a password in the Password text box.

8

Type the email address that vCloud Automation Center users can reply to in the Email Address text box.

9

(Optional) Select Delete From Server to delete all processed emails, that are retrieved by the notification service, from the server.

10

Choose whether vCloud Automation Center can accept self-signed certificates from the email server.

This option is available only if you enabled encryption.

Click Yes to accept self-signed certificates.

Click No to reject self-signed certificates.

11

Click Test Connection.

12

Click Add.