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Configuring SMTP through Cloudflare

In order for Cloudflare to route mail to the correct location, the MX record should point to the server that manages your mail. MX example.com mail.example.com Auto 0 DNS only ...
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How to fix error on SMTP mail server setup on aaPanel

An A record must be an IP address, not a domain name. It would seem that AAPanel is taking the reasonable step of checking that the input matches the form of an IP address. (Also, other then your VM, ...
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How to send email from addresses @ my domain without an actual mailbox

Create a forwarder for [email protected] to [email protected] gmail will only send through an external SMTP server. I create an email account [email protected] on my hosting mail server and then ...
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Email delays issues in VPS server on GoDaddy Server

Unfortunately e-mail delays and other issues like this are common with GoDaddy - and as far as I'm aware, using an SMTP library to an external SMTP server won't work at all as GoDaddy will block it. ...
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MX type and SMTP, They're different with each other

If you set your SPF record to specify the server use something like this to generate your SPF http://www.spfwizard.net/
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SwiftMailer - fsockopen() error 500

You do not need a SSL certificate in order to send a secure email, the same way desktop computers, tablets and mobiles phones don't need one either. This could be happening because your server doesn'...
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Getting Error 550 "No such user here" when sending mail to my other domain

A 550 error code means that your SMTP server isn't able to deliver the sent email to the user because recipient mailbox does not exist. According to me if your hosting account is running on shared ...
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Using Gmail SMTP server but DMARC p=reject is set in my domain

Passing DMARC actually comes down to passing SPF or DKIM, preferably both, aligned with your header.from domain. SPF is checked on the domain used in your return-path address, which is generally set ...
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Using Gmail SMTP server but DMARC p=reject is set in my domain

This is your problem: I recently implemented a DMARC policy of p=reject Use a less strict rule for testing until you can confirm everything works as expected. Something like this will give you ...
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SPF record when outgoing mail server is on the same IP as the web server

If your new SMTP server uses the same IP address as your web server, then your SPF record can be: v=spf1 a include:zoho.eu ~all. If your new SMTP server uses its own separate IP address and is both ...
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Configuring SMTP through Cloudflare

To route emails to your mail server you need to have two specific DNS records. An A (IPv4) or AAAA (IPv6) record for your mail subdomain that points to the IP address of your mail server. Type Name ...
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What happens when someone fills in a contact form on a website?

First, click and submit events first on the submit button and form. These can trigger JavaScript which can completely change or replace the next step. Then an HTTP request is made (using the method ...
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Using own SMTP server with GSuite

Of-course you can use an alternative smtp server. The only thing to do is ensure any SPF record for your domain includes this. That said, running your own SMTP server is non-trivial, and you may be ...
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Third Party Mail Sending Solution (Sendgrid/Sendmail/etc) vs using personal address by SMTP

I don't have a lot of experience with GMAIL, and am only partially qualified to answer but - Quality dedicated providers will have a better deliverability rate then GMAIL - the focus of these ...
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After delisting in Spam-Filter (SORBS) still blocked

Thanks to the comments i read about the mta provider and found out, that our provider itself offers this service for free. After setting up the mta provider everythings fine again.
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How do I communicate with a mail server I just set up?

That tutorial works you through setting up a mail server for sending and receiving email. At the end of it you should have a working mail server (but as @Trebor comments there is more work to do ...
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Strange callbacks to /unsubscribe url

My guess would be that it is associated with Microsoft's spam email filters - ensuring that outbound links in the email are not malicious. It is clever enough to deduce that this is an "...
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Do I need SMTP or other any CNAME records after adding G Suite MX records?

You don't need to delete those. They are aliases i.e. if someone uses smtp.example.com or any of those others, then that URL resolves to example.com. For example, if you were using IMAP or SMTP to ...
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Correctly set up DNS for sending email via Wordpress and SMTP

Providing your old server is properly configured then the problem shouldn't be with the DNS records. Moving your website to the new server should have only required changing the A records for example....
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Is it bad practice to change the "From" name when sending emails?

As long as the email address has valid SPF and DKIM settings, it won't be a problem. In an organisation many people may send from one address.
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Send bulk email dynamically

You need a "transactional" mail service that is meant for one-to-one communication with users. You would then use it more like a a bulk mail service, but with customization of each message. I use ...
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Email delays issues in VPS server on GoDaddy Server

We've tried PHP's mail() function and also the PHPMailer SMTP library, but are experiencing delays with both. We're working on a web service, and our registration confirmation emails are constantly ...
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Domain stuck in google DNS?

The error itself tends to indicate that Gmail is malforming the URL you are entering in that you are trying to enter the hostname of the smtp server and it is adding the domain name to the end. Try ...
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SPF and ISP authentication

Such emails are supposed to be sent directly from the user's email client to an SMTP server you control, on port 587 (submission) with user authentication (and STARTTLS). Port 25 is inappropriate for ...
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SPF and ISP authentication

As far as I am aware adding the SPF won't work in this instance as I have had problems with it in the past. The way I have been able to solve this is to have clients contact their ISP and provide them ...
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Getting Error 550 "No such user here" when sending mail to my other domain

This happens when u have both domain hosting configured under the same server. the issue happens from the receiver domain only if the hosting is configured in same server but email is configured in ...
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