This option was
created so that Power Broker users who run any
of the Pack and Re-Index utilities day
night time would get an email sent to their mail
box once the pack and re-index has officially
In other words, if you use
PBTASK, PBNIGHTLY, The PB Task Scheduler, or
even Utilities, Pack and
Re-Index, you would
get an email notification.
If you would
like to be emailed once a Pack and Re-index has
completed, follow these few steps:
Download this SENDMAILBUNDLE.ZIP file
to the \BRO folder on your server
Unzip SENDMAILBUNDLE.ZIP into your \BRO
folder, and then find a file called
Right click and Edit this file.
Change the three instances of
email@example.com to the email address
you would like to be emailed too.
Change the 'mailshaw.shawmail.com'
information to your own SMTP/POP3 account
Close sendmailsample.bat and choose 'Yes' to
Rename sendmailsample.bat to sendmail.bat .
Ensure everyone has exited Power Broker
first before proceeding
Open PowerTools and
click on Number Six which will run the Pack and
Once you get to your log in screen, check your
mail and see if you have received two email
You will get an email for the
ACTIVE Pack and Re-Index, as well as a secondary
email for the ARCHIVE Pack and Re-Index.