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How to send and receive emails in NodeJs on Ubuntu with my domain?

Posted August 31, 2017 3.8k views
Node.js Email Ubuntu 16.04

Firstly, my apologize, but my English is not the best. (I’m learning this language.:) )

I am a beginner programmer student so probably I will write some stupid things here, sorry for this.:) I would like to create a website with Node.JS on Ubuntu server that can send emails too. (For example when somebody is registering, the server send an email to this user.)
Firstly, I used Node.JS and the Nodemailer module with Google SMTP. It worked fine. However, I wanted to create my own email server. I installed Postfix, dovecot based on some tutorials/documentations. So, it worked fine. I could send emails with my own domain (like this noreply@owndomain.com) manually from the terminal. But I couldn’t send emails via Nodemailer.
Maybe can somebody help me to find a solution how to configure Postfix etc to use it with Nodemailer? I know, it can be really complex but I hope somebody can help me:)

Thank you,

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As far as i Know you must create a ticket and ask the support team to open the smtp for your droplet ,configuring POSTfix with nodemailer is a hectic and bad practice

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