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How to configure SMTP to send a mail with PHP?

  • Posted June 14, 2014

Hello guys,

I ask for help cause I can’t send mail with PHP in my virtual domains. I have installed iredmail on my droplet and hosted a virtual domain for the mail server. I can send a mail with success from my gmail account to the mail account created in iredadmin, no problem. The problem is to send with PHP, the code said I can’t connect to SMTP. I have tried a lot of mx configurations (hahaha) I don’t know how to configure MX (without mx configuration I already can receive mail) but I don’t know how to configure the smtp to php “mail()” or phpmailer use.

Error code: http://postimg.org/image/8mzkdi0az/ DNS settings: http://postimg.org/image/y71ujxlor/ PHPMailer code: http://postimg.org/image/ltp0d0w0b/

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Hi @jacksonbenete, did you ever find a solution to this? I’m having the same problem!

Thanks!

Have you validated your account and requested SMTP to DigitalOcean? Email features are blocked by default to avoid SPAM.

You can open a support ticket in your account and do so.