Configure Recipients options

Recipients are individuals with a predefined notification method, computer consoles, printers, or groups. Recipient configuration consists of selecting a notification method and defining notification limits. After you create entries for the recipients, you can assign them to alerts, jobs, or selection lists.

The following types of recipients can be configured for notifications:

Table: Configure Recipients options




Lets you set up an individual as a recipient for alerts. The individual must have a predefined method of notification such as SMTP, MAPI, or VIM email, or a pager. You must configure the notification method before you can enable it for the recipient.

Net Send

Lets you set up a computer as a notification recipient.


Lets you set up a specific printer to which notifications can be sent.


Lets you set up a group of one or more recipients, including person recipients, Net Send recipients, and other groups.

More Information

Configuring SMTP for email or mobile phone text message notification

Assigning recipients to alert categories for notification

Sending a notification when a job completes

About selection lists

Configure Recipients options