Project notification e-mail delivery failed


Applies to: Project Server 2013, Project Server 2010

Topic Last Modified: 2013-12-18

Element ID / Rule Name:   Project_Notification_E_mail_Delivery_Failed

Summary:   The connection to the SMTP server failed..

Cause:   A functioning connection to the SMTP server is unavailable.

Possible resolutions include the following:

  • Verify that the correct name of the SMTP Server is configured in Microsoft Project Server.

  • Verify that the SMTP Server is functioning normally. For example, the SMTP server may be incorrectly configured to use the wrong SMTP server name or port number.


    After verifying the information listed earlier in this section, retry the queue job.