SharePoint 2013:
How to Enabe Incoming E-mail on a
Document Library



1. On the home page of your SharePoint site open a document library.

2. At the top of the Document Library page, click Library to expand the ribbon.

3. On the far right of the ribbon click Library Settings.


4. Under Communications click Incoming e-mail settings.


5. Where it says “Allow this document library to receive incoming e-mail?” click Yes.

6. In the E-mail address: section type what you would like the email address to be.  Important
note: the rackersmtp.raxsp.com portion is cannot be modified.

7. View the other settings you are able to modify, make additional changes as you see fit.

8. Scroll to the bottom and click OK.

The document library is now enabled for receiving e-mail.  To test this, simply send an email to the email address of the document library and after a few moments the email will appear.

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