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For COMPLETE REINSTALLATION OF ICEWARP MAIL SERVER, please proceed with these steps: Backup your configuration as MCB file (Admin console menu ~ File ~ Backup configuration) and backup following folders: ..Icewarpmail ..IcewarpWebmailconfig ..IcewarpW...
BELOW ARE INSTRUCTIONS FOR MOVING ICEWARP FROM ONE SERVER TO ANOTHER THIS IS ONLY APPLICABLE WHEN RUNNING THE SAME VERSION ON BOTH SERVERS. IF YOU ARE WANTING TO MOVE FROM AN OLDER VERSION TO A NEWER VERSION PLEASE FIRST UPGRADE THE SERVER BEFORE MOVING...
In this FAQ we will walk you through some options IceWarp administrators have to help protect your server from spammers and in the event your server is compromised by a spammer other options to help mitigate the damage they can cause. In most cases ...
When attempting to update the software, it is common for people to encounter the following error: "Cannot copy Config.exe" This error indicates that the Icewarp Control Console is still running somewhere on the machine. In order to run the upgrade, th...
HOW ACCESS MODE WORKS, CHANGING GLOBALLY SERVICE ACCESS USING TOOL A very important feature in Icewarp is the Access mode, which is available in all Icewarp modules. The best way to explain this feature is with the Antivirus module. As all modules i...
You need to change the [Access Mode] for the service you wish allow or restrict for users. You do this by going to the [Any Service, General] tab and clicking on the [Access Mode] button. Once this opens you simply need to change it from the default [A...
In order to block files based upon the file type(or extension) it is best to use the Anti-virus Engine "filters" feature. After opening up the Icewarp GUI Interface go to the [Anti-virus] [Filters] tab. * Check the option to Block files with the...
Icewarp Mail server issues all email message strings, such as errors, notifications, confirmations, etc. in English by default. You may wish to translate all these strings so that you can localize Icewarp Email Server for your community. To do so...
The REMOTE ADMINISTRATION CONSOLE, downloadable here [1], allows you to administer your Icewarp Mail Server from any machine connected to the Internet. So you could administer your Icewarp Mail Server running in California from your home office in Braz...
ICEWARP SELF TEST FAILS, HOW IT WORKS Icewarp offers a Server diagnostics option, located in System/Services. It will check for several important factors, as shown below, in an example test, where everything is succesfull. Testing DNS Server '...
There are two ways to get users from the server. If you want a fast way to get the accounts as well as some extra data that is the user settings in an encoded form you can open the console and highlight a domain or hold shift and highlight all domains ...
In The Icewarp Mail Server, you can create Different patterns that can be used in other parts of the system. An example of this is to create a Firewall Pattern that can be used to block connections from a specific location. (or to allow communication f...
This feature can be used only when accessing by IMAP into Icewarp. When you need to share data, emails, contacts etc. with any of your colleagues or other users of Icewarp mail server, this great feature will help you. 1. CREATE A GROUP WITH MEMBER...
You can use the built in TOOL.EXE command line function in Icewarp to import users. Here is what you will need to do: * Create your users in a text file in a format like this: jimmy@domaina.com,password,1,jimmy@dean.com,Jimmy Dean freddy@domaina.com...
If you have required the console to authenticate and have forgotten the password, you will need to either add a new user or change the password of an existing user. This can be done using the tool.exe program. You will need to open a command prompt in w...
MAPPING THE FILES FOLDER TO A NETWORK RESOURCE IN ICEWARP 10 A new feature in IceWarp server allows you to map the Groupware Files folder to a local or network location. In the Administration Console, navigate to Domains & Accounts/Management//Use...
In this FAQ we will walk you through some options IceWarp administrators have to help protect your server from spammers and in the event your server is compromised by a spammer other options to help mitigate the damage they can cause. In most cases ...
PROBLEM * Icewarp generates messages our users don't understand. We would like to translate that. * Icewarp generates messages we'd like to change. SOLUTION It is possible to translate/change text of Icewarp generated messages. Note that thi...
UPGRADING TO VERSION 10.X.X FROM OLDER VERSIONS The upgrade process from older IceWarp versions to the latest 10.x.x versions is mostly the same process as it's been with all versions. There are a few caveats though that the administrator needs to b...
There are three colors and two letters which can be shown in ICONS in the SESSION HISTORY. S means the SERVER SESSION (Icewarp acts as receiver) C means the CLIENT SESSION (Icewarp acts as sender) RED means ERROR GREEN means SUCCESS BROW...
As of Version 8 the Icewarp Mail server the WebAdmin Interface was completely re-written. It is now similiar in structure to the Icewarp GUI desktop interface and its structure is completely XML driven, making it much faster than previous versions. ...