Configuring the SMTP Virtual Server for the Email Trigger (SMTP) Agent

Introduction In order for the Email Trigger (SMTP) Agent to receive incoming emails, the SMTP Virtual Server (available as part of IIS version 6.0) must be installed. Unfortunately, later versions of IIS (from Windows Server 2008 onwards) do not have SMTP functionality as standard.…

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BPA-40390

Connecting Applications Platform to an On Premises Database

Overview Typically, you use Applications Platform to host data, as well as services, in the cloud. From time-to-time, it may be necessary to connect Applications Platform to an on premises database. To facilitate this, Applications Platform provides Tunnelling Servers, which act as a “go-between”…

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APP-41441

Installing and Configuring the Salesforce Event Agent

Overview The Salesforce Event Agent receives workflow events from your Salesforce instance. These are stored in a database for later retrieval and processing by a TaskCentre task step. It runs as a passive webservice on the server. The Event Agent is available as part…

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BPA-41333

Using eBay web services with the Web Service Connector Tool

Introduction The TaskCentre Server can be used to automate calls to the eBay Trading API. Four operations are made available, which provide the key functionality of downloading products, downloading orders, uploading inventory status changes and uploading order status changes. This article deals with the…

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BPA-8157

Using eBay web services with the Web Service Connector Tool (user token screenshots)

Zoom in (CTRL and +) to see the images in more detail. Please refer to the main article for more information: Using eBay web services with the Web Service Connector Tool Developers Program registration form Create an application Production key generation User token generation…

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BPA-8158

Forward Mail to the Email Trigger (SMTP) Agent – Exchange 2016

Summary The purpose of this article is to provide an example approach to forwarding organisational email to the Email Trigger (SMTP) Agent for use by an SMTP step. This document is not intended to be used as a definitive guide or instruction. Configuration for…

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BPA-40318

Forward Mail to the Email Trigger (SMTP) Agent – Exchange 2010

Purpose The purpose of this document is to provide an example approach to forwarding organisational email to the server where the Email Trigger (SMTP) agent is installed so that it can be processed by TaskCentre. This document is not intended to be used as…

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BPA-8107

KB39707 – TaskCentre 4.7 Hotfix resolving issues at runtime with images formatted using the Format as HTML tool

Symptom Two separate issues are covered in this hotfix: Issue 1 At runtime, a task runner intermittently crashes when the task contains a Format as HTML step, itself containing an embedded image. Issue 2 A Send Message (SMTP) step consuming HTML output from a…

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BPA-39707

How to configure TaskCentre to use the Gmail (Google mail) server

Summary This knowledge base article will outline how Gmail (Google mail) can be used as the TaskCentre mail server. Prerequisites Minimum build requirement of TaskCentre v4.7 or above, due to further enhancements to Google’s SSL modifications Within your Gmail account settings turn on Allow…

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BPA-8299

Using Office 365 SMTP hosted services in conjunction with TaskCentre

Introduction As most people know TaskCentre has an inbound and outbound SMTP capability and traditionally this has worked in conjunction with the company on-premise Exchange SMTP mail server. With more customers now moving over to hosted services in the cloud the inevitable question is…

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BPA-8117