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2.3.3 Not receiving email notification of new comments (8 posts)

  1. Lloyd Budd

    Posted 6 years ago #

    2.3.3 Not receiving email notification of new comments

    Creating a new thread from http://wordpress.org/support/topic/130205/page/2?replies=57 because the thread spanning over a time when related

    Some questions:

    1. Has it ever worked? When did it stop working? Is this a new WordPress installation or an upgrade?

    2. Any email related WordPress plugins?

    3. Who is your hosting provider? Have you contacted them to ask if the emails are successfully being sent? And if so, what is the error message for them being rejected by the recepient?

    4. Does the email address wordpress@[blog domain] exist?

  2. lexhair
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    1. Yes. 2.3.3.Upgrade
    2. AbsoluteComments by Ozh
    3. Lunarpages. No.
    4. Yes.

    Thanks!!

  3. lelion
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    1. Has it ever worked? When did it stop working? Is this a new WordPress installation or an upgrade?
    -- Yes, it worked in WP 2.3.2. It stopped working right in the moment when I upgraded to 2.3.3. This is an upgrade, not new installation of WP.

    2. Any email related WordPress plugins?
    -- No.

    3. Who is your hosting provider? Have you contacted them to ask if the emails are successfully being sent? And if so, what is the error message for them being rejected by the recepient?
    -- DreamHost. I didn't contact them, yet. As all worked fine with WP 2.3.2 and email notifications stopped working when I upgraded to 2.3.3, I thought it's probably WP bug...

    4. Does the email address wordpress@[blog domain] exist?
    -- No.

    ______
    UDPATE: I fired up my e-mail client today and lo and behold! I received *some* of the e-mail notifications from WordPress! But not all! I mean, I have comments from yesterday and today. Yesterday I wasn't notified of any comments. Today came 7 e-mails, notifying me of yesterday's comments. For today's comments, notifications didn't come (yet?)... So, I'm more and more puzzled... :-/

  4. iRonnie
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    1. I installed WP on my new host. Imported the xml files. Received notifications around 3 days and then it stopped working.

    2. Yes: Comment Email Responder, Secure and Accessible PHP Contact Form, Subscribe To Comments.

    3. I tried sending emails using horde in my cpanel and it is able to send and receive fine. I guess problem is not on host's part.

    4. No.

  5. lelion
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Latest update: after around 12-24 hours started receiving notifications for older comments... Looks like now comment notification system works again? Didn't change anything in my WP setup, though.. Hmmmmmmm... :-/

  6. Whitegoodshelp
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    I have the same problem. I think mine have only stopped after moving to another server though. I'm on V 2.3.3. My comment notifications have always been addressed to my personal email account but from wordpress@mydomain.

  7. lexhair
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Fixed in my 2.5 upgrade if anyone's keeping score.

  8. benjancewicz
    Member
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Any problems for you guys in 2.7?
    I have the same problem.

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