Emails Catch All


This is a plugin that allows you to set a catch all emails address that will receive a copy of all the emails sent from the application or that will replace the recipients for all the emails sent. Also, the plugin allows to set the content type of the emails and to record the history of the outgoing messages, and provides the interface for configuring SMTP options and emails error display.


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This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Version history

2.5 – Tested up to 5.2.2, added from email and from name in the listing.
2.4 – Tested up to 5.2.1.
2.3 – Tested up to 5.0.1, fix warnings.
2.2 – Tested up to 4.9.8, filters, new lines, styles updates.
2.1 – Added EN and RO translations.
2.0 – SMTP settings, from email and from name override options.
1.0 – Initial version.


  • Example of the recorder messages
  • The catch all settings
  • The SMTP options


  • Upload Emails Catch All to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory of your application
  • Login as Admin
  • Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress




September 3, 2016
Just exactly what I needed. I use this to stop all emails from going to actual users while testing stuff. Great job!
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Contributors & Developers

“Emails Catch All” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Tested up to 5.2.2
  • Added from email and from name in the listing


  • Tested up to 5.2.1


  • Tested up to 5.0.1
  • Fixed warnings


  • Tested up to 4.9.8
  • Added the recorded emails filtering by date, email or content
  • Added changes so that the current settings tab to be reopened after the setings are saved
  • Syles updates.
  • Fix new lines in the email content.


  • Added EN and RO translations


  • Tested up to 4.9.7
  • New settings for SMTP authentication
  • New settings for overridding the from email and from name for the outgoing emails
  • New grouping of settings
  • New listing details: TO, CC and BCC for the recorded emails


  • Allow to setup the recipient and override the receiver of the emails
  • Allow to record the emails sent from the site