Spooling alerts are notifications sent to designated contacts when Proofpoint Essentials is unable to deliver mail to the delivery destination of a registered domain. You would like to get notifications when:
- Emails are queuing
- The number of messages that cannot be delivered hits a threshold.
- Successful message delivery has resumed.
Configuring Spooling Alerts For A Single Account:
1- Click on Account Management - Alerts under Administration.
2- Enable the option Enable Spooling Alerts.
3- From the Send To drop down, choose who should receive the alert as indicated below.
4- From the Alert Delivery Method drop down, choose the preferred alert delivery method and click Save.