Ghost can't send mail using Gmail (Google Apps)

  • Posted on March 2, 2015
  • gurdeAsked by gurde

I verified my domain, I added MX records, the user and password is correct.

mail: {
            service: 'Gmail',
            transport: 'SMTP',
            options: {
                host: '',
                port: 465,
                secureConnection: true,
                auth: {
                    user: '*******',
                    password: '******'

And I keep getting this error: “AuthError: Invalid login - 535-5.7.8 Username and Password not accepted. Learn more at 535 5.7.8

What else should I do?

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