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SMTP Settings


The SMTP settings enable the Administrator to specify the organization's corporate mail server. SoftNAS will then use this mail server when sending email notifications to stakeholders.

Parameter

Description

SMTP Mailserver

Enter the FQDN of the corporate mail server.

SMTP Port

Enter the port which SoftNAS will use to contact the mail server.

Possible values:

  • 25
  • 587
  • 465


Authentication

Authentication can be enabled to create a secure connection between SoftNAS and the mail server. If authentication credentials are required they can be entered here.

Parameter

Description

SMTP Username

Username used to authenticate with the mail server.

SMTP Password

Password used to authenticate with the mail server.


Session Timeout

Setting which controls how long an inactive session SoftNAS browser session will remain up before the server terminates the connection. Default setting is 15 minutes.


Proxy Settings


Allows you to connect to SoftNAS instances using a proxy server intermediary.

Parameter

Description

Use proxy

Enable/disable connection to SoftNAS via proxy server.

Address

IP Address of the proxy server.

Port

Port to connect to the proxy server.

Username

Username to connect to the proxy server.

Password

Password to connect to the proxy server.


Other Settings

The following other settings can be configured: 

Parameter

Description

Getting Started

Enables/disables the Getting Started panel from launching when logging into SoftNAS.

Welcome panel on start

Enables/disables Welcome panel when logging into SoftNAS.