tsm email command to view and test your SMTP configuration.
For more information about configuring SMTP, see Configure SMTP Setup.
Run this command to test the STMP connection. When run, TSM will attempt to establish a connection with the SMTP server that you have configured for Tableau Server. TSM will also return a connection status and the details of the SMTP configuration.
In some cases, the command will return a false-positive status. For example, if your Postfix SMTP server is set to require TLS, but Tableau Server is not configured for TLS, the connection is established and TSM will report a succesful connection. However, in this scenario, Postfix actually rejects the email message after TSM has connected.
tsm email test-smtp-connection [global options]
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-p, --password <password>
Required, along with
--usernameif no session is active.
Specify the password for the user specified in
If the password includes spaces or special characters, enclose it in quotes:
--password 'my password'
-s, --server https://<hostname>:8850
Use the specified address for Tableau Services Manager. The URL must start with
https, include port 8850, and use the server name not the IP address. For example
https://<tsm_hostname>:8850. If no server is specified,
https://<localhost | dnsname>:8850is assumed.
Use this flag to trust the self-signed certificate on the TSM controller. For more information about certificate trust and CLI connections, see Connecting TSM clients.
-u, --username <user>
Required if no session is active, along with
Specify a user account. If you do not include this option, the command is run using credentials you signed in with.