SMTP Host: smtp.gmail.com
Type of encryption: SSL
SMTP Port: 465
Password: your Gmail password.
It works just fine for Gmail.
Thanks for the developers!
Keep the good work! :)
Easy and worked exactly how it said it would. Perfect.
Not much to say other than this plugin performs exactly as advertised with no cruft. Good work!
I have a Gmail account for my business and the website now works transparently with the Gmail SMTP service. Thanks so much for an easy to implement plugin to fill an important need!
I had tried WP SMTP first, and that failed. This plugin worked first time using the same settings and it has great debug info in case of a problem.
This is a great plugin if you are running from a cloud server, and don't want to set up LAMP to do email, and ZOHO provides free email accounts on a corporate domain.
After trying some other plugins, this one worked perfect!
Thanks for the development!
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.
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!
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