Configuring the Mail Server to Use Gmail

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Usage

You can refer to this KB when you want to configure a Gmail Account for Mail Notifications in Bitbucket Server.

Configuring

Go to the Mail server configuration in the Administration page.

Configure according to your needs:

Hostname: smtp.gmail.com
Port: 587
Username: your_email@gmail.com
Password: ********
Always use SSL/TLS: Yes
E-mail From: your_email@gmail.com

2-step verification

 

Notice that if the Gmail user has 2-step verification enabled, he/she will need to generate a password for an application (in this case Bitbucket Server) and use this application password - not the account password. Please refer to the guide below for more information:

Last modified on Feb 23, 2016

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