SMTP / Email Send Configuration
Sherlok's stock email sender domain is firstname.lastname@example.org. When the client views this, it will display as the broker name in the icon bubble. If the broker's name is clicked, email@example.com will be displayed.
Configuring your email address will allow Sherlok to send emails branded as your email address. This can be configured through SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol) or Domain Verification. If you don't know your SMTP information or how to verify your domain, you can find the information you need via the links below.
- Domain Verification (Recommended)
- SMTP Configuration for Yahoo
- SMTP Configuration for Gmail
- SMTP Configuration for Windows Live Hotmail
Once you have prepared your email provider using the directions above, it's time to enter this information into Sherlok. To enter this information, click the broker name in the top right-hand corner > Control Panel > Email Send Configuration. See below.
SMTP Configuration for Yahoo
Use the following details if a broker uses Yahoo for their emails. SMTP Server SMTP Port (TLS) SMTP Port (SSL) SMTP Username SMTP Password smtp.mail.yahoo.com 587 465 Your Yahoo Address (e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org) Your Yahoo Password How to Create an ...
SMTP Configuration for Gmail
For this to work, the broker needs to first setup their Gmail account to activate sending emails through our server. Steps are provided below. You will need to generate an App password for Sherlok. For this to be enabled, you need to turn on your ...
SMTP Configuration for Office 365
Use the following details if a broker uses Office 365 for their emails. SMTP Server SMTP Port (TLS) SMTP Username SMTP Password smtp.office365.com 587 Your complete office 365 email Your password It is good to note that the email server ...
SMTP Configuration for Windows Live Hotmail
Use the following details if a broker uses Windows Live Hotmail for their emails. SMTP Server SMTP Port (TLS) SMTP Username SMTP Password smtp-mail.outlook.com 587 Your complete Windows Live Hotmail email address (e.g., email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org) ...
What is Email Authentication?
What's Email Authentication? How does it apply to me? Along with other technical standards we actively employ and adhere to in order to ensure industry leading deliverability, AWeber authenticates the email messages we send for our users. AWeber ...