Disable incoming emails after restore

Dear Sir or Madam,

I used the following command line parameters for deactivating outgoing mails:


...and it works.

Is it possible to deactivate all incoming emails, too? (we use two email handler)

Kind Regards,



2 answers



It will disable incoming emails too. See 


These are used to stop processing of incoming emails.

There is nothing else you need to configure.


Hi Tibor,


thx for your fast reply. Is it normal that I still see the incoming email configuration in JIRA? The outgoing email configration is deleted and replaced by a JIRA info msg.


Kind Regards,



Yes, absolutely normal. The handlers will run periodically, but will log a message to the log file that email processing is disabled and no emails will be downloaded from the accounts.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Community Anniversary

Happy Anniversary, Atlassian Community!

This community is celebrating its one-year anniversary and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has all the feels.

Read more
Community showcase
Julia Dillon
Posted Tuesday in Jira

Tell us how your team runs on Jira!

Hey Atlassian Community! Today we are launching a bunch of customer stories about the amazing work teams, like Dropbox and Twilio, are doing with Jira. You can check out the stories here. The thi...

216 views 1 18
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you