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How do I set up MailEnable to send messages via the outgoing filter?

In this article we describe how you can set up the outbound filter on your MailEnable server in just a few steps. By following the steps below, you will redirect all outgoing messages from your server to our filtering cloud.


Make sure that the IP address of your mail server has been created as outgoing user in EuropeanMX. For instructions on how to set up an outgoing user, please refer to our FAQ article "How do I set up an outgoing user?".


Ensure that the correct limits are set for the outgoing user in EuropeanMX. 


Call the administration program of MailEnable and open Servers > localhost > Connectors.


Click with the right mouse button on the SMTP connector and select "Properties".


Go to the Smarthost settings.


Activate the option "Enable Smarthost".


Enter the host name "" and make sure that you use port 587.

If you want to authenticate the smarthost by username and password, enable the option "This Server Requires Authentication" and enter the username and password of the outgoing user you have previously created in EuropeanMX.

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