Add SMTP Account

You can add an SMTP account to the Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure configuration database.

Request

To add an SMTP account, send the HTTP POST request to the /accounts/standard endpoint.

HTTP Request

POST https://<hostname>/api/v2/accounts/standard

Request Headers

The request contains the following headers.

Header

Required

Value

Description

Authorization

Required

Bearer <Access-Token>

Authenticates a client who sends the request to the server. Must contain the access token for the current logon session in the Bearer <Access-Token> format.

Request Body

To add the SMTP account, send the following parameters in the request body.

Parameter

Type

Description

name

string

Specifies an SMTP account name in Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.

description

string

Specifies an SMTP account description.

username

string

Specifies a username.

password

string

Specifies a password for the SMTP account.

Set the parameter values in the following format:

{

 "id": "string",

 "name": "string",

 "description": "string",

 "username": "string"

}

Response

The server returns the following response to the client.

Response Codes

A successfully completed operation returns a response code 200 (OK).

Response Headers

The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers.

Header

Value

Description

Content-length

integer

Identifies the length of the response body message, in bytes.

Content-type

  • application/json
  • application/problem+json

Identifies the media type of the response body message.

Response Body

In the response body, Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure returns a representation of the added SMTP account. The StandardAccountV2 schema is used for the resource representation.

Add SMTP AccountExample

The following request adds an SMTP account from another account to the Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure configuration database.

Request:

POST https://51.11.247.127/api/v2/accounts/standard

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

Content-Type: application/json

 

Request Body:

{

 "name": "Default_smtp_account",

 "description": "none",

 "username": "Admin",

 "password": "West9112#"

}

 

Response:

200

 

Response Body:

{

 "id": "2",

 "name": "Default_smtp_account",

 "description": "none",

 "username": "Admin"

}

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