Hostname and Proxy

About this task

You must assign a hostname for the Email Appliance. Additionally, if you plan connect to the internet via a proxy server, you must assign a server address and port number for that server.

Follow these steps

  1. In the Fully qualified hostname text box, enter the host and domain name for the Email Appliance. An example entry is shown beneath the text box.

  2. In the Proxy server configuration section, do one of the following:
    Choose from the following:
    • If you plan to connect to the internet directly, accept the default setting.
    • If you plan to connect to the internet via a proxy, select Connect through a proxy server, specify a Server Address using a hostame or IP address, and specify a Port. Optionally, assign a username and password for the proxy server.
  3. Click Next to proceed to the wizard’s Network Connectivity page.