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Unable to override pluggable function wp_mail

A couple of days ago, my wordpress blog hosted on openshift suddenly stopped sending me mails and notifications. Until now I'd never bothered how wordpress handled mail sending since they always ...
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Using wp_schedule_event to send emails including links

I'm trying to write a simple plugin using wp_schedule_event to send emails. The first example below works fine, but in the second (where I try to include a url within the email) nothing happens. Why? ...
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Error when requesting password reset email - wp authentication

I get the following error whenever a user tries to request a password reset email: The e-mail could not be sent. Possible reason: your host may have disabled the mail() function. As per ...
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wp_mail: An array as $to - multiple emails or single email with all the email ids in it?

If I will use an array of email IDs for $to parameter of wp_mail function, will it send different emails to all those email ids or will send one email with all the email ids as 'to'?
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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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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 imagine,...
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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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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 /var/www/mysite.info/htdocs/wordpress/wp-includes/pluggable....
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Send attachments via wp_mail from temporary folder

Is it possible to send attachment via wp_mail, using temporary file, instad of uploading them to any actual folder on server? For example: <input type="file" name="file"> $attachment[] = $...
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wp_mail 200 response but no mail sent

I'm trying to send email from WP using ajax to validate the form and wp_mail to send the mail. The form is a basic form with id names on the fields The js validtion looks like this $(function(){...
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wp_mail() inside AJAX handler never returns

We have an AJAX handler called by jQuery.ajax() that takes a document stored on the server and mails it to the user. At the bottom there is a call to wp_mail like so: $status_wpmail = wp_mail($...
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Emailing passwords: Setup installed on home server using XAMPP

I've just delved into the WP world and all in all it's going quite well. I have a server at home that I'm using to host the sites. All is working fine except the password emails are not being sent ...
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wp_mail not sending when attachment

I'm searching for an hour and my problem is this : I have the following code : //This is an absolute path $attachments = array( $path ); $headers = 'From: My Name <'.$email_expediteur.'>' . ...
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wp_mail file attachment not being placed in upload folder?

I have a form where I want users to be able to select an image to upload. The image gets temporarily uploaded to the wp-content/uploads folder, is attached to the e-mail and then is destroyed. Right ...
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How can I replace Email addresses with BitMessage Addresses througout wordpress?

BitMessage (bitmessage.org) is a peer-to-peer email system kind of based on BitTorrent. By itself, this software and its' messages are not compatible with email, so in order to send an email to a ...
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Mail function is not working

My mail function is not working. When I submit form it says mail sent. But not receiving. I tried echo if the mail sent. It is also working. What is the issue here? Anything with mail function ? <?...
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Trying to get author'email for sending email from single.php page in wordpress?

I am trying to get author's email in order to send a email form single.php page in WordPress. Actually I would like to get output in quotes in order to send email with wp_mail function. Right?? Here ...
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Website needs to be opened for wp_mail to work

I have a custom post type Events. In that post type, I can schedule events with a date and time. Whenever I publish an event, it will automatically send an email to the users 2 days before the event. ...
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Why is my get_post_meta always empty

I made this action hook which will send an email to the users every time a new post in the custom post type "events" is made. function email_members($post_id) { global $wpdb; $usersarray = $wpdb->...
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Google Apps SMTP for WP MultiSite?

How can you force WordPress MultiSite to send all emails via a Google Apps SMTP server? I have attempted to use Easy WP SMPTP, however that does not work exactly as I'd hoped, not to mention it fails ...
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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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send bulk emails without timeout

I am developing a plugin that sends emails out to users. I am having difficulty in finding the most performance enhanced way to send these emails out and prevent a server timeout. In other words, I ...
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How to stop the wp_mail function?

I'm using wp_mail filter function. add_filter('wp_mail','check_the_mail_content'); If my condition satisfied then the mail should go, otherwise I need to stop, my function is add_filter('wp_mail','...
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Sending email to all users

What is the best practice to send an email to a large number of users? I am developing a plugin for the website of an association and one of the things needed is to be able to send an email to all (...
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wp_mail attachment not working

Hello I am trying to send mail with some attachment using with wordpress wp_mail functionality but I am not getting attachment in my mailbox. Can you please check my bellow code and guide me where I ...
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Include HTML template file in wp mail

I'm using wp mail to send an html email. But there's quite a lot of html code in the email, so rather than including all the code in my wp mail function, is it possible to have the code in a separate ...
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Different Webhost and using Google Mail server: Is there a better way than SMTP?

Currently my situation is the following: I am using Wordpress which handles a few things mail related: Registration forms that send a notification and contact form that send a message. However, ...
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What is the most efficient way of implementing a notification system? [closed]

I am about to start implementing a notification system for my site and would like to know what performance measures I need to take into account before developing it. I need to make this for a large ...
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How to make WordPress emails async

I recently had an issue on my site where emails were failing to send. That was a problem, but the bigger problem was that the failure caused the script to timeout which really put a damper on the user ...
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How to create a CSV on the fly and send as an attachment using wp_mail?

I'm trying to create a CSV file from a form submission and send that file automatically by email to a specific user. The email itself is sending fine, but I can't get the attachment to go through. Is ...
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Why wp_mail() function isn't sending any emails and displaying '0' in Chrome 'Network' response

I'm trying to send emails through wordpress using wp_mail() function and it doesn't seem to work. It's displaying 0 in Chrome 'Network' response with Status Code:200 OK this my code part: /...
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wp_mail sending old content from post

I have a wp_mail function that sends out emails everytime a post is posted or updated, however the content that is being sent is always one post behind. So if I update the content the email sends the ...
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How to send language string in email message body

I am using wp_mail() function to sending email. I have one static string "Hello Admin". My clients wants convert this string to language string. So it possible to convert static string to language ...
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How to send email in wordpress with more than one attachments

In my plugin, there is a contact us form through which users can upload multiple files and it will be uploaded into wp-contents/uploads/2014/10 folder. Uploading is working, but now I need to send ...
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how to set from address according to the form input email address for wp_mail()?

I am trying to create form and send it to my e-mail address using wp_mail. my wp_mail() code is: if($_POST["submit"]) { $to="my email"; $subject ="My subject"; $sender=$_POST["...
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Help with filter for wp_notify_moderator()

I have a case where I have multiple Administrators. Not all of them want to be notified per email when there was a comment posted or is held for moderation. The Settings > Discussion page only ...
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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 add_filter('wp_mail_from','...
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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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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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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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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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Condition within single.php to send an email to the post author

I have this piece of code (below) that checks if the post was modified within the past 7 days. I'd like another piece of code that I can insert where "Needs Updating" is that will send a basic email ...
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How to use 'phpmailer_init' SMTP settings only on certain 'wp_mail' actions?

Is there a conditional check I can run for phpmailer_init or a wp_mail parameter that let's me apply my custom phpmailer_init SMTP settings only on specific wp_mail actions or does phpmailer_init ...
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trigger email when post is published by someone a user follows

I'm trying to send an email to all users who are following a certain post author when they publish a post. I have this function below, but does not seem to work. a few notes the meta value = '...
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Wp_mail() function not working in Windows and MAC OS

Not getting mails when sent from Windows OS and MAC OS but getting when sent from Linux OS. I tried sending mails from LINUX OS,Windows and MAC OS LINUX sending me the mails as it should do but ...
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wp_mail sending mail twice!

I can't figure out for the life of me why this is sending twice. It's not in any loop, and I have an if statement checking if isset but nothing I do stops it from sending twice. It's a basic form ...
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Wordpress ajax success response

I'm trying to create a contact form in Wordpress using wp_mail and ajax The emial works but I'm having problems with the ajax success reponse. After the email is sent I need to show the user a ...
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Contact form - ajax, wp_mail

I'm trying to create a simple contact form using jQuery to validate the form and AJAX to pass it to PHP and WP wp_mail() to send it. I have a simple form like this. <form role="form"> ...
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wp_mail BCC admin

This code does exactly what I want, but I want to add the username of the author of the post. // BCC Admin if (get_option('jr_bcc_apply_emails')=='yes') : wp_mail( get_option('admin_email'), __('[...