05-03-2013 09:16 PM - edited 03-15-2019 05:25 AM
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05-13-2013 12:50 PM
Hi, i tried only with domain - it didn't help.
is it possible to get any logs from the cwms?
05-13-2013 02:11 PM
Hello Mobile Service,
At this stage I'll advise you to open a TAC case to work though this issue.
05-16-2013 06:59 AM
Hi, unfortunately i've found an interesting note in CWMS administration guide:
|Step 5||If displayed, enter the Username and Password credentials for the system to access your corporate mail server.|
Emails from the system are sent by admin@
this is not convinient, because usually enterprise mail servers won't let user send an e-mail.
are there any wais to change admin@
05-16-2013 07:54 AM
Hello Mobile Service,
Currenly admin @ user site url is only supported option and %username% can't be used here.
Make sure to enable realy from CWMS IP's (Admin and Web) to email servers and there will be no issues in sending or receiving emails.
You can check logs for mail activity too, check my this thread here for same info:
05-16-2013 07:57 AM
In our particular case, we are not allow to relay using admin@
Mail server - MS Exchange.
05-16-2013 08:02 AM
Hello Mobile Service,
Please don't allow relay based on from name (if we allow then you can telnet to your exchange if allowed and can send email to anyone uisng this valid from address), instead use CWMS IP's , as CWMS CLI is locked and there is no way someone else can take that CWMS IP and send email to your mail server.
We suggest to use realy based on IP.
05-16-2013 08:46 AM
Tandberg VTC endpoints can integrate with WMS yet or its still on the roadmap?
05-16-2013 10:16 AM
Currently CWMS is not supporting VTC endpoints but there are talks internally between product team to include this to support VTC and CTS endpoints too (WebEx OneTouch). I'll keep you posted with more information.
05-16-2013 11:16 AM
05-17-2013 09:01 AM
What are the advantages of installating ELM seperately?
05-17-2013 09:31 AM
Currently CWMS is not supported with standalone ELM or other UC ELM.
CWMS has it's own embedded ELM server for licensing and same can be accessed from System's page of CWMS admin interface.
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