Configuring incoming e-mail
You should configure incoming e-mail if you intend to request information pages from the
product by using e-mail messages. For more information, see
“Sending e-mail commands to the
product” on page 23
Establish a Post Office Protocol 3 (POP3) mailbox account for the
on a mail server
within your organization’s network.
Each POP3 account requires a username and a password. The username combined with
the product’s domain name (which is specified in the outgoing mail configuration) is the e-
mail address for the product. For example, if the POP3 mailbox account username is
“product” and the POP3 server is “hp.com”, the product’s e-mail address will be
that is configured for incoming mail must have its own POP3 mailbox account on
your network’s e-mail server.
The POP3 mailbox accounts are typically configured by your organization’s network or e-mail
Type the IP address of the POP3 mail server in the POP3 Server text box.
Type username and password for the product’s mailbox account, and then click Apply to
save the changes.
20 Configuring the Product from the Settings Pages