SonicWall VPN Clients NetExtender SonicWall’s SSL VPN NetExtender allows you to provide easy and secure access to Windows and Linux users. This transparent software enables remote users to securely connect and run any application on  the company network. Users can upload and download files, mount network drives, and access resources as if they were on the local network.

Azure App Service Custom Domain

Domain Registry Go to Subdomian setup of your domain name Subdomain Name Subdirectory / URL Go to DNS & Nameservers -> DNS Records Record Name Content CNAME test TXT test <azure id> Get <azure id> from within your Azure App Service properties. Azure App Service Go to Custom Domains in App Service... » read more

Send .NET App Email via Gmail

Error: The SMTP server requires a secure connection or the client was not authenticated. The server response was: 5.7.0 Must issue a STARTTLS command first. Fix: Step (1): smtp.EnableSsl = true; if not enough: Step (2): “Access for less secure apps” must be enabled for the Gmail account used by the NetworkCredential using google’s settings page:

Allow Inbound Port for Azure VM

From … Go to “Networking” section of VM. Add Inbound port rule … Port: xxxxx Protocol: Any Note: There maybe firewall port that needs to be open as well. For this, go to “Windows Defender Firewall with Advanced Security” to add new inbound rule for port xxxxx.

Allow SQL Server Access for Azure VM

From … Go to “Networking” section of VM. Add Inbound port rule … Port: 1433 Protocol: Any Check List: SQL Server Properties -> Connections -> “Allow remote connections to this server” is checked SQL Server Network Configuration -> TCP/IP is enabled and set to port 1433 Windows Defender Firewall with Advanced Security -> Inbound... » read more

Setup Mail for SQL Server to use Gmail

SQL Server Mail Account Setup Server name: Port number: 587 This server requires a secure connection (SSL): Checked Basic Authentication: enter your username and password Google Email Make sure “Allow less secure apps” is set to ON Note: for Google Admin users go to Gmail -> Security -> Less Secure Apps Run the following... » read more

Unable to send email from SQL Server

Error: Message The mail could not be sent to the recipients because of the mail server failure. (Sending Mail using Account 1 (2020-07-23T17:27:13). Exception Message: Cannot send mails to mail server. (Mailbox unavailable. The server response was: 5.7.1 Unable to relay). ) Fix: Make sure the SQL Server Mail Account and Profile are setup correctly.