This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

This plugin has been closed and is no longer available for download.



Deprecated Enable WordPress to send e-mail via SMTP instead of via PHP’s mail() function (aka sendmail).

NOTE: This plugin is no longer necessary as of WordPress 2.2 as SMTP was then built into WordPress. Please refer to my Configure SMTP for the successor to this plugin, which allows you to configure the SMTP settings, including sending e-mail via SSL/TLS (such as through GMail).


  1. This plugin has been deprecated and is no longer supported. It only works for versions of WordPress older than 2.2, none of which you really shouldn’t be using anymore.

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