SMTP-Configuration optionsPermanent link for this heading

Last update: 13 October 2017

SummaryPermanent link for this heading

This article describes the available configuration options for a SMTP-configuration object

InformationPermanent link for this heading

A configured e-mail server environment is required for the use SMTP from within Fabasoft Folio. The e-mail server can be configured in an instance of FSCSMTP@1.1001:Configuration.

Following parameters can be defined:

  • SMTP Client Type
    In this field it is defined how the SMTP server is used for sending an e-mail. Currently, there is only one client type allowed: Internal.
  • Server
    In this field the hostname or IP address of the SMTP server is defined.
  • Port
    In this field the port at the SMTP server, which should be used for sending an e-mail is defined.
  • Sender E-Mail Address (on Behalf of)
    In this field a default sender can be defined. This means that the e-mail will be delivered "on behalf of". Example: " ".
    The e-mail (sent by user David Porter) then contains:
    " on behalf of "
  • Expression for Computing the Sender Name
    A Fabasoft Kernel Expression to calculate the sender name which is displayed in an e-mail client.


       "Mr. David Porter".


An e-mail client then would show:
"Mr. David Porter "

Another example which generates the sender name based on the users first- and surname:

STRING @sendername;

@sendername=coouser.userfirstname + " " + coouser.usersurname

return @sendername;


  • Additional Info
    Additional information for the SMTP server can be configured as key/value pairs. Currently the implementation considers the following keys:
  • content-charset:
    A specific content char set for the e-mail transfer (Default: UTF-8)
  • timeout:
    Timeout threshold for the SMTP server session (in milliseconds)
  • password:
    Used for authentication at the SMTP server
  • username:
    Used for authentication at the SMTP server

Applies toPermanent link for this heading

  • Fabasoft Folio (all versions)
  • Fabasoft eGov-Suite (all versions)

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