Summary:

How to set SMTP password field length to 150 characters to hold longer passwords.

Symptoms: 

This is for installs where a SMTP password with more than 50 characters needs to be used. 

Resolution:

The following is the steps to make this change:

1. Run this script on the database in question to change the field size

alter table custom_emailAddress

Alter Column emse_smtpPassword nvarchar(150)

2. Go to Administration -> E-mail and Documents -> E-mail Configuration and click change

3. Press F12 to view source. Click the select an element magnifying glass in the dev tools and pick the SMTP password box. Change the maxlength to 150, put in the password and then save.

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