problem sending email via smtp

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problem sending email via smtp

Postby aussie_clint » 2:22am, Wed 16 May, 2007

it will send to my domain email but not hotmail or yahoo accounts

it does not report any errors

have tryed to edit the config file as shown

have set up the account in outlook express and it sends emails fine

any idears?


in the code 'mail' is not my host name, cant put it in as im a new user

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# If you want to use the PHPMailer class from , set the following
# to 1. If you tend to send out html emails, it is recommended to do so.

# To use a SMTP please give your server hostname here, leave it blank to use the standard
# PHP mail() command.

# if you want to use smtp authentication when sending the email uncomment the following
# two lines and set the username and password to be the correct ones

$phpmailer_smtpuser = 'mail';
$phpmailer_smtppassword = 'egami';
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Postby H2B2 » 12:39am, Sat 19 May, 2007

Your mails to hotmail and yahoo are possibly considered junk mail. You might search the forum for "junk" or "spam" and see whether the suggestions you find apply to your case.
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