IMAP listener

Settings to connect Gunbot to an IMAP email box, to receive alerts for the TradingView add-on.

The IMAP listener settings are only needed when you use the TradingView add-on to let Gunbot execute email alerts.

Using these settings, Gunbot connects to the email address where alerts are sent to.

To change them, go to > TradingView Alerts > Email listener

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Settings descriptions

Below you'll find detailed descriptions of all available parameters for the IMAP listener.

Enabled (IMAP listener)

Set this to true to enable the TradingView plugin. Not all license types support this option.

Authorized froms

Sets the email addresses that should be processed for incoming alerts. Make sure that the alert message in contained in the email subject.

Multiple address are possible if you enter them like this: ["",""]


Set the username for the IMAP server, usually your own email address. Gunbot will listen for incoming alerts on this address.


Enter the password for your own email address, used for connecting to the IMAP server.


The address of the IMAP server that the listener needs to connect to.

Port (IMAP)

Defines the port number for the IMAP server.


Defines if TLS encryption is used for the IMAP connection.


Enable this to allow connections to IMAP servers using a certificate unknown to certificate authorities.

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