wp_mail() is a wrapper for PHPMailer which is a wrapper for PHP’s mail() function.

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Email notification via WP_Mail on published custom post type

I've been trying to get an email notification to fire when a new custom post type (in this case, "event"), is published. I've tried a few things and settled down to this simple example that, I ...
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wp_mail works with add_action('save_post', …) but not an ajax action

I have two actions. One is after saving a post, so add_action('save_post', 'on_any_post'); I have a second action triggered via AJAX, so add_action( 'wp_ajax_nopriv_saveTaskPriority', ...
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How to get post meta in functions?

I set an email button in functions php. The email is sent when clicking on a front-end update post button. The problem is: the email is sent but I can't get the post title to appear in the post. I ...
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wp_mail function timing out

I have the following function. This is part of a membership-based site. When a post of the type "message" is moved to Publish status, it should send an email to all users who belong (custom user meta) ...
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wp_mail - using a custom field value for $to

I'm trying to pass a custom field value to my functions.php file. I want to replace: $to = get_bloginfo( 'admin_email' ); to something along the lines of: $to = get_custom_field('sendto', TRUE); ...
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Not receiving mail using wordpress function

I'm not receiving emails when using the following function. Is there another method that works or that I can test? <?php $data = ob_get_clean(); ...
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Fatal error: Call to undefined function wp_mail()

I am using a plugin wordpress-simple-paypal-shopping-cart for my cart requirement. I am trying to send an email through this plugin when some payment is made by using IPN. My code : $invoiceProducts ...
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If new comment posted in custom post - send notification to custom email from custom field

I have custom post type "Art masters". Each post is master's profile. In their profiles isset custom fiels name "master_email". I need to send for master email notification every time if new ...
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Sends out email to admin with post author

Hello i'm using this : add_action('publish_post', 'send_admin_email'); function send_admin_email($post_id){ $to = 'admin@email.here'; $subject = 'subject'; $message = "Here is ...
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Change Mail from and display name with a filter action

I'm attempting to override the from display name and email address using wp_mail function. I am using the hook to modify wp_mail_from with my custom function using ...
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Joining confirmation email

When a super admin adds a network user to a blog via wp-admin/user-new.php where does that confirmation email come from? How do I change? It says incorrectly comes from Wordpress@example.com ...
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Images in wp_mail not showing

I created a plugin that sends an email: $subject = 'New comment - '.$post_title; ob_start(); include(SUBSCRIBE_USER_BASE_DIR . '/email/message.php'); $message = ob_get_clean(); ...
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Validate emails in array using foreach

How do I validate an array of emails from a textbox before sending them to the wp_mail function? $emails = 'test@test.com;test2@test2.com email3@email3.com,email4@email4.com, email5.com'; $emails = ...
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why is wp_new_user_notification not working?

i dont like to use a plugin so i made use of user registration custom signup page and its not sending any emails:( at first everything is working then i added some functions to change the from and the ...
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How do I override the Message-ID header of wp_mail function?

I have a custom notification function for our comments editor, who prefers to have all comments from one article threaded together in her email client. To achieve this, I'm creating a custom ...
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Need clarification on how to correctly call wp_mail()

I want to call wp_mail() from a non-template php file, but when I do so it fails and I don't understand why. For example, let's say I have a php file that consists of only this: <?php echo ...
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resend user login & password with custom button

How would you resend the login & password to a user who has forgotten his password? In this case they don't want to go to the "password" forgotten page. Additional Q: Mass re-sending of ...
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Using wp_mail with attachments but no attachments received

Ok I give up. Been looking at multiple examples including this one. I get the email no problem but there are no attachments. Am I missing the content/type of file type? All the examples I've seen ...
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wp_mail and BCC headers

I'm using WP 3.3.1 I am trying to add BCC onto the headers of an email I'm sending out, but the BCC is not being added. public $from = "sender@example.com"; public $replyTo = "sender@example.com"; ...
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wp_mail not recognizing cc and bcc headers

I am using WordPress 3.1.3 I am getting following notices when I use wp_mail with cc and bcc headers. Notice: Undefined variable: cc in ...
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wp_mail_from not changing from address

I wish to use the wp_mail_from hook to change the from email address submitted through a form which sends an invitation to a friend by email (I am writing my own plugin to do this). I am using the ...
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What is the advantage of using wp_mail?

What is the advantage of using wp_mail() over mail(). Codex says they're similar, but they seem to be very similar.
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wp_mail is undefined

I am writing a plugin that opens up a form to invite people to a website by email and want to use wp_mail(). Whenever I use the wp_mail() function in any file in my plugin folder I always end up ...
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Adding second Email address for WP user notifications

The WP systems sends a lot of mails to authors. There also plugins who use email notifications for authors. But, let say I have a user, who is managed by two persons (because it's a company, an ...
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wp_mail is sending two emails when used after retrieving session data

I'm using the wp_mail function to send emails in WordPress. Before I run the function, I retrieve a heap of data from a session and some others from a form that was just submitted. For example: ...
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Conditional wp_mail statement on post

I am currently posting from the front end using a similar model as http://voodoopress.com/2011/03/review-of-posting-from-front-end-form/. I want to send an email to certain addresses based on the ...
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3 different mail notifications

I'm building a small tracker and need to send mail notifications on specific actions. Thought-out notifications: Administrator gets a notification email when a new ticket is published Author gets a ...
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Do I have to override the wp_mail() pluggable function with writing a plugin?

If I want to override wp_password_change_notification, do I have to write a plugin to do this? It seems to have no effect in functions.php of my theme. The only thing I need to do is change the ...
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Is there a way to send HTML formatted emails with Wordpress' wp_mail function?

Is there an action_hook or something similar that could help me achieve this? I tried adding markup in a PHP string variable and just fired off an email with the wp_mail function like so: $email_to ...
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Using wp_mail - verify that email was sent?

When using wp_mail, is there any way to verify that the email was sent correctly?
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If/elseif statement within wp_mail function

I need to know what is wrong with my if statement here: //EMAIL ADMIN BASED ON PROBLEM_TYPE function new_post_creation_email() { global $post; $postid = $post->ID; $problem_type = ...
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wp_mail script with jquery post

need to send an email from a page when a form is submitted. Thought i'd use jquery post but not really sure where to start. Would i use wp_mail? And if so how could it be called ? Sorry if that ...
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Using wp_schedule_single_event with arguments to send email

I'm trying to schedule a pseudo cron job to send an email after a set amount of time utilizing a WordPress plugin. So far, I've been able to make this code run when I hard code the email address and ...
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Why won't wp_mail() let me set the From: header when plain old PHP mail() will?

When I use wp_mail( $to, $subject, $message, $headers ) (with values in place, of course), the email gets sent with a from name and email that isn't set anywhere I can find (not even in PHP or Apache ...
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Pluggable function and activation check?

Plugin is defining pluggable wp_mail() function. My idea was to check if function is defined already and throw warning if other plugin beat me to it. However this warning causes issues on activation. ...