Setup and Configure SMTP Server on Windows Server 2008 R2


There has been some confusion about how to setup and configure SMTP on Windows Server 2008 R2. The confusion has arisen due to the SMTP server component not being managed from with IIS 7.5 but is instead managed from the IIS 6 console.  In order to have SMTP working you must install IIS 6 as a feature. The following steps will explain how to setup and configure SMTP from start to finish.

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