Microsoft Exchange account requirements

  • The Microsoft Exchange account must have the Log on as a batch job user right.
  • On the computer hosting the Automation Server, you must create an Outlook profile for the Microsoft Exchange account. The profile must be created using the 32-bit version of Microsoft Outlook.

    INFO: For details, see How To Create MAPI E-mail Profile.

You can assign user rights to the account as follows:

  1. Log on as an administrator on the computer hosting the Automation Server.
  2. Open the Local Security Policy.
  3. In the Local Policies, go to User Rights Assignment.
  4. Right click on the user right to assign (for example, Log on as batch job) and select Properties.
  5. Click Add User or Group... and include the relevant account.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Restart the Automation Server.

    INFO: For instructions, see Starting and Stopping the Automation Server.