Questions tagged [smtp]

Simple Mail Transfer Protocol - an Internet standard for electronic mail (e-mail) transmission across Internet Protocol (IP) networks.

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Gmail keeps turning off 'Less secure app access' feature

When attempting to send an email (using Gmail SMTP) from my web application I get error message about failed authentication. This is a result of 'Less secure app access' feature being turned off in ...
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Why can I send e-mails with Amazon SES only to verified e-mail addresses

I verified a domain and a single e-mail address on that domain in Amazon SES. When using the "Send test email" function or trying to send e-mails via SMTP I can only send mails TO that one verified e-...
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How to send emails from my Gmail account through another mail service?

I want to send an email from my Gmail under another mail address. (In this case, I want to use the mail service that I have at www.123-reg.co.uk) Here what I've tried so far: I clicked "Add another ...
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Avoid UTF8 option is gone from Gmail

I recently tried to send an email to a colleague, and received the following error: local-part of envelope RCPT address contains utf8 but the remote server did not offer SMTPUTF8 Many posts ...
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Setting up “Send As” on Gmail to an outlook account gets “Missed upload deadline” error

I was trying to set up "Send As" on gmail for my school account and even though I was certainly using the instructions on outlook, and the correct password and username I was getting "Missed upload ...
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No web host, only a domain name: Can I use it to send email with Gmail?

I own a domain name, let's say domain.com. Is there a way to send and receive email using Gmail's "Send mail as" function? For example, set up an alias name@domain.com? Forgive my ignorance, as I'm a ...
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Using my domain with SMTP and Gmail = not receiving customer replies

I need to be able to send and receive mails using contact@mydomain.com I want to manage my mails using Gmail by logging into me@gmail.com However, to prevent my original mail being displayed ("email ...
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Need a workaround for sending email in Gmail via Microsoft email address

I have has this issue for a while and its starting to cause problems so I need a workaround. The problem is I use Gmail to send emails using my MSN account. When I send the email to multiple ...
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Office365 SMTP access is very slow

I've been given an Office365 account for work, and I'm try to set it up with an SMTP client (to be specific, msmtp, for use with Mutt). Though the SMTP transfer takes place OK, it takes a long time (>...
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Email Bounced Outlook.com - SMTP error - Can't Add Send As Email

I'm getting the following error when sending any email: host se002.arandomserver.com [208.43.240.3] SMTP error from remote mail server after end of data: 550 Messages should have one or no Date ...
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How to find my Gmail SMTP Server

I want to activate Blat, but I don't know my SMTP Server which is needed. Is there a way using the command line, or in Gmail itself to find it?
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How to send mail on behalf of Google apps address with Gmail?

Context I got a Google apps for my-google-apps.com and what to be able to send mail on behalf of this domain through my Gmail address that I use as primary address. Settings Send mail as: Coding ...
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Gmail “send mail as” not working. No error messages

I'm an employee at a university. I've been having my emails automatically forwarded to my Gmail account. I've also been using Gmail's smtp server for over 4 years to "send mails as" my university ...
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Cannot stop importing into Gmail from Outlook.com

Problem: I get duplicate emails. I have set up import email from Gmail to Outlook.com as well as Outlook.com to Gmail. Thus, I get double the emails in Outlook.com. I want to stop this. What I want: ...
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Creating an alias for Gmail, only shown SMTP option

I am trying to create a new Gmail alias so that my sending email goes with the email identity I am trying to use. In the past, I could go to Setting -> Alias, and just verify that I own the domain ...
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SMTP Settings for Gmail in DokuWiki?

I'm trying to setup a dokuwiki in Vagrant for demonstration purposes, and I'd like the people testing it out to be able to register and receive a verification email. I've installed the dokuwiki-...
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Using Gmail to send email from another address without setting the SPF record

I would like to use Gmail to send email from another email address such as john@mydomain.com so that the email sender will appear as john@mydomain.com when people receive my emails. I found the ...
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Mailing from name@example.com using Gmail, but I don't have SMTP

I own several domains where I don't have separate mailboxes or mail user accounts. To receive mail, I've just setup a catch-all for such a domain that redirects to a generic address elsewhere. Now, I ...
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How can I use a custom domain alias with Gmail?

It used to be possible to configure your Gmail inbox to send email as you@yourdomain.com by simply redirecting that email address to your inbox, and then sending through a confirmation email. But ...
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Why does Gmail no longer offer the 'Send through Gmail option' for aliases? [duplicate]

In the past, I could add any email address that I own via Settings → Accounts → Add another email address you own. I document this on my blog. On that wzard, there were 2 options: But now ...
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Gmail “Send Mail As” from a Google Apps account, using an alias

I have two Google mail accounts: my main account (myself@gmail.com) and a Google Apps account (myself@g.mydomain.com). I would like to use my primary gmail.com address to sign in and receive all mail, ...
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Limitations on sending email through Gmail SMTP

I'm debugging a web application that is attempting to send email through Gmail and I'm getting rejections. It works for a while after logging in through the browser, then starts to fail again. What ...
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How to avoid Google Mail SMTP lock while traveling?

I know there are lots of articles about this problem, but I still can't find a nice way to fix that. My boss is traveling a lot, and because of constant change of place her Google account is blocked. ...
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Gmail rejects SMTP password with 2-factor authentication

I am using the Mail app on Mac OS X to access my Gmail account using 2-factor authentication. The app is configured with an application-specific password and it works fine for a few days: email can be ...
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Is it possible to limit outgoing emails to one domain?

A customer of mine has asked if we can set-up their email software at each shop, so that it can only send emails to one domain name. They are currently using Google Apps with Mozilla Thunderbird 3 ...
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Spoof sender through Gmail SMTP in Thunderbird

Gmail allows its users to send emails as though from another email address, as long as that address has been verified. Is doing so possible through Thunderbird and the Gmail SMTP servers?
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Send mail from a Gmail catch all address

I just recently set up Google Apps (Standard) on my domain, and I have a catch-all e-mail address on it that I pull e-mail from locally, so I can easily receive e-mail to anything@example.com. Now I ...
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Send email to a certain person from a certain address with Gmail

I have both the default Gmail SMTP and my company's SMTP configured in Gmail. My company has asked that I always send emails to them using their SMTP and from address. But for general communication ...
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How to use Gmail's “Send Mail As” with another Gmail account through SMTP without “On Behalf Of”?

Related to this question, I want to remove the "On Behalf Of" when I send an email from another Gmail account via the web ui. So, as of now, my email is being shown as From emailA@gmail.com on behalf ...
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Can GMail display error messages for SMTP failures?

For one of my configured email accounts in GMail I send mail using my university's SMTP sever. This works fine most of the time. When my university password expired GMail was no longer able to send ...
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Can you keep separate Sent folders in Gmail for each of your custom SMTP servers?

Is there a way to keep separate Sent folders in Gmail for each of your custom SMTP servers? I already use labels to differentiate them by the way, but 2 Sent Mail folders would be ideal.
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Replying from Gmail with custom POP3 settings and auto selecting the associated custom SMTP settings [duplicate]

I set up Gmail to add a POP3 and SMTP server for sending mail. Whenever I get mail to that new address though, and I press on reply it still tries to reply by default by using my @gmail.com address. ...
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Is it possible to utilize the “Send mail as” Gmail feature from SMTP?

I use Mail for Mac OSX Snow Leopard. I have my Gmail linked to non-Gmail email accounts so that I can send mail as them. Is there a way to use this feature without the web interface (SMTP)?
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How can I reliably deliver email to Hotmail users?

One of my customers (annoyingly) uses Hotmail for his primary email address. A lot of the time, my emails to him get returned undeliverable due to an over-zealous spam filter. My email is from my ...