CA PAM: About Account Name for email

Document ID : KB000113200
Last Modified Date : 06/09/2018
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Question:
We will see the following screen to set email configuration.
email configuration for PAM

What is the purpose of the "Account Name" field?
Environment:
CA PAM all versions
Answer:
If we use SMTP authentication, the "Account Name" field is used for the authentication.
However, if you don't use SMTP authentication, the "Account Name" field is not used at all.