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Setting up email notification required properties in Maximo

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Setting up email notification required properties in Maximo


To quickly set the email notification settings, you work with the System Properties application in Maximo® Asset Management. 

1- Log in to Maximo Asset Management and select Go to > System Configuration > Platform Configuration > System Properties.

2- In the System Properties application, locate and change the following properties as shown in the example: = hostname of smtp mail server
mxe.adminEmail = email address of administrator = UTF-8 = text/html; charset=UTF-8

3- Select Go to > Security > Users.

4- In the Users application add email details for the specified user.

You may also want to look at this :

Sending emails via SMTP in the IBM Maximo Enterprise Asset Management 7.x

If the email format is not good, then please have a look at the following articles.
Outgoing emails Do Not Display Correctly 
Setting the System Property 
Emails generated with strange characters 
Email Listener: Supported Incoming email Content Types

Good luck.

See ya

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