How to Enable TFS Email Alert

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How to: Configure SMTP Server and E-mail Notification Settings in the Services Web.Config File


1 TFS will use the service account(TFSService) to connect to SmtpServer, so TFSService must be a valid member of your SmtpServer, or your SmtpServer allow anonymous senders to send e-mail.

2 Edit the C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 Team Foundation Server\Web Services\Services\Web.config

    <add key="ConnectionString" value="Data Source=[Server];Initial Catalog=TfsIntegration;Integrated Security=True;Persist Security Info=False;Application Name=TeamFoundation" />
    <add key="eventingEnabled" value="true" />
    <add key="DetailedExceptions" value="false" />
    <add key="emailNotificationFromAddress" value="****@*****.***" />
    <add key="smtpServer" value="[smtpHost]" />
    <add key="enableEmails" value="true" />


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posted on 2010-03-03 11:27  Ruiz  阅读(600)  评论(0编辑  收藏  举报