This article includes directions for using the core Joomla PHP email function and information about configurating a SMTP server as proxy for your mass emailing. We use the core PHP email function to regulate the quantity of emails that you can send from the CloudAccess. If this is you, please submit a support ticket to raise the daily threshold or consider signing up for CloudMail , our free integrated email solution. You can also browse the extensions directory for a third party extension or use a SMTP server as a proxy for your mass emailing. First, log in to the the back end of your site, and go to Global Configurations. Next, click on the "Server" tab.
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To configure Joomla 2.5 to use SMTP:
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If a contact form within your site is not working correctly. By default, Joomla 3 uses the php mail function to send emails from the server. However not all servers have this enabled.
Email is an integral part of any project or business. Using PHP mail function invokes a Sendmail program, usually configured by the system administrator, that allows you to send emails. To use this function, make sure that your hosting provider allows you to manage the Sendmail service option manually. By default, the Sendmail service is already enabled. Nonetheless, you should double-check it to be sure. As mentioned before, we will introduce you to the components of a basic PHP mail script. For this example, we have provided a basic email syntax to help you understand this function in more detail. However, if you need more information about the Sendmail function and its components, you can refer to the official PHP documentation. These first two lines enable error reporting — they will tell you if the script fails to execute.