Easily send emails from your WordPress blog using your preferred SMTP server
Just doesn't work. Works fine with my server email, but not gmail.
I'm running WP on a ubuntu cloud server and had been trying to install a postfix/dovecot server for over a week with no success (Actually crashed the server several times) I finally gave up and went to hosted email with another provider. I was looking on the web for how to setup sendmail as outgoing only for WordPress when I saw this plugin in a Google search. It really sounded too good to be true. Usually when I find a plugin, it does "almost" what i need, then I end up deleting it. Boy was I surprised! This plugin does what it says on the tin! It took me 5 minutes to get email working for outgoing system messages, and that includes making a dedicated email address on the hosted email system.
I Can't thank you enough for this program! It took me 5 minutes to solve a problem I was working on for over a week. This should be in WordPress core!
As said in the title: no more problems with my server email software.
Hosting providers sometimes haven't trusted by Google own domains, and using this plugin helps your letters to subscribers to be non-fishing.
One security issue - all letters, including login and passwords reminders are placed into your Gmail "Sent" folder.
Good but hope you can make it MU support
1. Select whether it is a site wide settings. If so, Menu only appear on network Dashboard
2. If not, Enable each site Settings Menu
I use only this plugin in my sites for SMTP.
I have been desperately trying to get the Subscribe to Comments Reloaded plugin to work, so I don't have to email my responses to commenters by hand. I could not figure out why my commenters weren't receiving the notifications they subscribed to. Someone on a forum recommended a different plugin like this one; I chose this because it seems to be getting recent updates. It works great! Finally my readers are getting the notifications they subscribe to. Thank you!
I was having an issue with some mail providers rejecting the IP address of my VPS, and even though I could trouble shoot and resolve via DNS & SPF I chose to try this plugin.
Activated it, entered server credentials and BOOM - it worked right away.
Thanks for the great plugin!!!
I'm using WordPress 3.6 and Contact Form 7.
- kyler boudreau
Was having trouble getting my local dev environment to send mail so I set this up to use Zoho Mail's SMTP server and it worked as expected right away.
So glad to see someone has provided this again.... thanks so much.
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