FRITZ!DECT 301 Service - Knowledge Base

FRITZ!DECT 301 Service

Configuring push services

You can use the push service to have e-mails sent to you when certain important events occur, for example when the radiator control's battery is low, the connection is interrupted, or when the radiator control is experiencing a malfunction.

Requirements / Restrictions

  • You must use an e-mail account with a POP3 e-mail server.
  • POP3 download must be enabled with your e-mail provider.

    Note:You can enable download in your e-mail account settings. Your e-mail provider can provide you with information on the procedure.

Note:The configuration procedure and notes on functions given in this guide refer to the latest FRITZ!OS for your FRITZ!Box.

1 Entering e-mail account information

  1. Click "System" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Push Service" in the "System" menu.
  3. Click the "Configure Push Service" button, if present. If it is not displayed, click the "Sender" tab.
  4. Enter your e-mail address and the e-mail account password.

    Important:The password for your e-mail account is not the same as the password required to access your personal customer account data.

  5. Click "Account Information - Additional Settings".
    • The following values are entered automatically if you select a preconfigured provider as your e-mail provider in the FRITZ!Box.
  6. Enter the user name for the e-mail account in the "E-mail user name" field.
  7. Enter the SMTP server in the "SMTP server" field.
  8. In the "Port" field, enter the port used by the server to communicate, for example 587, if the server does not use port 25 to communicate. Your e-mail provider can tell you what to enter for the SMTP server.
  9. Enable the option "This server supports a secure connection (SSL)" if the server supports it.
  10. Click the "Next" button.
    • A test e-mail is sent to the e-mail address you entered.

2 Enabling push services

  1. Click "Home Network" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Smart Home" in the "Home Network" menu.
  3. Click the button (Edit) for the radiator control you would like to enable push service for.
  4. Select "Push service enabled".
  5. Click "OK" to save the settings.