When you install Connect:Direct® for Microsoft Windows, you identify the method used to notify a user of Process execution. If you want to change the method used to notify selected users when a Process executes, use the Change Notification utility. This application updates the Registry entries used by Connect:Direct to perform the specified notification.

Notification Methods

Connect:Direct for Microsoft Windows provides two notification methods:
  • NT Broadcast—NT Broadcast notification is performed using the Microsoft Windows msg command.
  • SMTP—E-Mail notification is performed using Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) notification, a simple ASCII protocol.