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Creating an email sender

You can create an email sender using the Monitor App, REST API, or CLI.

For REST API, use command POST /senders. For CLI, use command createSender.

To create an email sender using the Monitor App:


  1. Click Monitors.

  2. Click + on the Monitors tab.

    NoteThe Monitor + button only functions when you need to create a monitor from the Manage page or a sender from the Sender page.
  3. Select NEW SENDER.

  4. Configure the settings for your email sender:

    NameA name for the email sender.
    DescriptionA description for the email sender.
    SenderChoose Email Sender to configure the settings for an email sender.
    HostHostname or IP address of the SMTP host.
    PortThe SMTP port of use. The default port is 162.
    SecurityThe level of security to use with your email sender. The default is None.
    AuthenticatedEnables authentication. The default is disabled.
  5. Click CREATE.

    TipYou can test your sender by clicking Test Sender when creating or editing a monitor. For information, see Creating a monitor.


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