Configure sender information for outbound email

Before running the commands shown on this page, you should load the Bitnami stack environment by executing the installdir/use_APPNAME script (Linux and Mac OS X) or by clicking the shortcut in the Start Menu under “Start -> Bitnami APPNAME Stack -> Application console” (Windows). Learn more.

When you first sign in to CiviCRM, you will be prompted to configure the sender name and email address for outgoing email.

  • Enter the name of your organization, together with a valid “From” name and email address. This information will appear in the “From:” field of automatically generated emails.

    CiviCRM SMTP configuration

  • Click “Save” to save your changes.

For more information, refer to the CiviCRM documentation.

Last modification September 3, 2018