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In contact form 7 email settings, I put in all the necessary details like below:

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What am I missing? Did I set something up wrongly?

Any piece of advice or information would be highly appreciated. Thanks!

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In the field "From" you can enter both a name and e-mail like this:

YOUR-NAME <email@example.com>

Or with info from the form it self: [name-field-name] <[email-field-name]>

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Thanks! That did the trick :) –  AnimaSola Nov 19 '12 at 12:19
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