Configure email integration for a SharePoint 2013 farm
Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2013, SharePoint Server 2013
Topic Last Modified: 2015-03-09
Summary: Use these TechNet articles to learn how to configure incoming and outgoing email for a SharePoint 2013 farm.
The following articles on TechNet provide information about email integration. After you install SharePoint 2013, you can configure incoming and outgoing email. These optional settings are useful if you want to work with email in the server farm.
The following articles about email integration are available to view online. Writers update articles on a continuing basis as new information becomes available and as users provide feedback.
This article describes how to configure incoming email so that SharePoint 2013 sites accept and archive incoming email. It also describes how to configure incoming email so that SharePoint sites can archive email discussions as they happen, save attachments, and show meetings that were sent and received by email on site calendars. In addition, this article describes how to configure the SharePoint Directory Management Service to provide support for email distribution list creation and management.
This article describes how to configure outgoing email so that your Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) server sends email alerts to site users and notifications to site administrators.