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How I can open port 25 please ?

I need to send email notifications to my subscribers, but I can’t do it because of the timeout error. Please i need to know if it is possible to open port 25 and send emails?


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Hello there

Our new disabled-by-default SMTP policy goes into effect today, June 22, 2022, for all new accounts. While our Security team will still be monitoring spam activity, we believe this decision will benefit our customers and the broader internet community in our shared quest to minimize spam.

https://www.digitalocean.com/blog/smtp-restricted-by-default

Regards

Look, I need the ability for my server to send my users a message. If you don’t enable port 25, then my site won’t be able to notify my users about important things. This is very important to me! I don’t know how to enable my site to send email to other users.

Hello there,

You can send an email to https://mail-tester.com

Their tool will show how you can improve your mail score (outgoing mail delivery).

You can also use a third party mail provider like SendGrid in order to avoid issues like this one. I’ll also recommend checking this article:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/why-you-may-not-want-to-run-your-own-mail-server

Hope that this helps!