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How to Configure Gmail SMTP Server in Email Settings of Bold Reports On-Premise

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This section provides instructions on how to configure the Gmail SMTP Server in the Email Settings of Bold Reports On-Premise.

To send emails using Gmail SMTP, you will need to utilize an application password that is generated from your Google account. Please follow the instructions below to enable Two-Step Verification and generate the application password.

  1. Sign in to your Gmail account.

  2. Navigate to the account security tab https://myaccount.google.com/security.

  3. In the How you sign in to Google , Go to 2-Step Verification.

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  4. Turn on 2-Step Verification.

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  5. At the bottom of the page, select the App passwords.

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  6. Create a custom name for the application.

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  7. Press the Generate button.

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  8. Copy the generated password.

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  9. We have to save the following Gmail SMTP Server details in the email settings email settings of Bold Reports On-Premise.

    Configuration Settings Values
    SMTP Server smtp.gmail.com
    SMTP Port 587
    Sender Name Bold Reports Server
    Sender Email Address Your Gmail Address
    Authentication Type Basic Authentication
    Username Your Gmail Address
    Password Generated App Password
    Enable SSL True

    Anonymous Authentication is not supported in the Gmail SMTP Server.

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