New Discourse Droplet not sending email

Posted August 3, 2017 2.6k views
DigitalOcean 1-Click Apps MarketplaceUbuntu 16.04

I just setup a new discourse droplet… entered my smtp server from godaddy… and confirmed these settings are correct and working in outlook.

I can access the droplet here:
but when i register and i never receive the activation email.

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Hi @genghismama

Run this command to see if you can connect to your SMTP:

telnet 25

If you cannot connect, then you need to create a ticket with Support in the control panel and ask to un-block SMTP, since new accounts on DigitalOcean has SMTP blocked to prevent spam.