To get started, simply create your own
[dspace-source]/dspace/config/local.cfg based on the example, e.g.
cd [dspace-source]/dspace/config/ cp local.cfg.EXAMPLE local.cfg
mail.extraproperties = mail.smtp.auth=true, \ mail.smtp.starttls.enable=true
Note that as of January 2020 Microsoft has started to remove support for Transport Layer Security (TLS) versions 1.0 and 1.1 in Office 365 and Office 365 GCC (see more information here). This necessitates using TLS 1.2 then. Some users have reported being able to use the following configuration successfully (see discussion):
mail.extraproperties = mail.smtp.socketFactory.port=587, \ mail.smtp.starttls.enable=true, \ mail.smtp.starttls.required=true, \ mail.smtp.ssl.protocols=TLSv1.2
Beginning with DSpace 6, your file storage location (aka bitstore) is now defined in the