Email credentials when using send-mailmessage command


I have searched through many many forums and they do explain how to do this but the technical language is just too difficult to understand as I’m very new to powershell. I would like this explained to me step by step (baby steps). I would like to run this powershell command in a batch file (.bat). I have a batch file that does robocopy backups weekly and I want the batch file to send me a email when the backup is complete. The only issue I have is the credentials, I get a pop-up box asking for the user name and password. When I eneter this information the email will send successfully. Here is what I have;

Using: powershell V2.0 Windows 7 Ultimate



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