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

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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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Not sure how to debug: Send specific users an email when posts are published

I've got the following code, which is supposed to run when a new post is published for the first time, check if a custom field 'specific_users' has data (this uses Advanced Custom Fields), and if so, ...
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Adding an Attachment to Contact Form Using wp_mail

Would anyone be kind enough to explain to me how to attach an uploaded file to an email generated using wp_mail? I've built the form but all the questions I can find online refer to attaching a ...
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wp_mail inserting gaps into code at random

Guys I wanted to know if anyone else out there has come across any problems with wp_mail breaking email code. I've noticed it happening in some of my notifications for a while but tended not to ...
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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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wp_mail() is not working on server

i am breaking my head from last 1 hour but not getting any idea that what's going wrong with my code... i am developing my own plugin and i am using wp_mail() function for sending mail in that but ...
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Check to check if wp_mail is working properly?

I'm trying to use wp_mail (testing on local machine) but no mail is received. The php.ini has smtp_port = 25 set and the php mail() is working so far. how can I check if wp_mail is working what can ...
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How to stop email from sending when updating and publishing pages not posts

I have a function that sends out emails when a new post is published or updated and is working great until today I realized that it also sends emails when publishing or updating pages whihc is a real ...
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Send an email when custom post type category is changed

This is the first time I've attempted to write an action hook. My CPT has 4 categories. I'm trying to make WP automatically sends an email notification when the category is changed. By change I ...
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How to apply the “retrieve_password_message” filter?

I would like to change the body of the password reset email that WP sends out with something more friendly. I am trying to use the "retrieve_password_message" filter but I am messing it up. Can ...
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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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How to Configure SMTP on wordpress Cant Send Email

I am Currently working on a project in which my only problem is SENDING an email from site to Gmaill yahoo etc. I want to configure the SMTP so I can make Independent Email Sending. My problem is ...
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Change Default wp_mail From, Without Affecting Gravity Forms

I have a question about changing the default sender From name/email on default wp_mail notifications (e.g., Lost Password response), but WITHOUT it messing up notifications being passed on by Gravity ...
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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 links are dead

I am trying to make a pseudo-newsletter type plugin which will email that authors of certain posts. The email sends the contents of a textarea with some extra text added to the end of it. I've sent ...
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wp_mail usage problems

I am trying to include and make use of Wordpress' wp_mail() function within my functions.php file to send email out from a contact form on the front-end. However, no matter what I try I keep getting ...
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Help with contact form

Ok, first of all, this is going to be a huge amount of code. Sorry for that. I am not finding a way to make this contact form on my theme work. Here is the form itself: <!-- Contact Section ...
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wp_mail_from: different from address each time

I have a form. Where user gives their name and email address. The I use the custom plugin to send the mail. The requirement is I need to send the mail on behalf of the user who signed. Now in wp_mail ...
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How to send mail to subscribers using wp_mail

I'm just starting out with making plugins and I'm trying to make a simple one that will mail a notification to subcribers whenever i make a new post so far i have add_action( 'publish_post', ...
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Attached file are broken wp_mail

On my local when I use the wp_mail() with attached files it works, but when I'm on prod it doesn't. The file I receive in the email is a .dat file. I read that it's because there is a transmission ...
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Can I configure WordPress to use postfix without a plugin?

I am developing a WordPress site on a vagrant box and have installed postfix in order to test email notifications. At this guest OS (Ubuntu) level, I am able to end a test email: echo "Test mail ...
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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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wp_mail() won't send mail when it's a variable, only when hard coded

I have coded a "follow post" script to which I wanna add the functionality of sending the user an email if a post they have followed has been updated. My script only sends an email if I hardcode an ...
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Using wordpress templating for html emails

Im working on a plugin that needs to send out an email after a form submission. Im using wp_mail for this, and it works perfectly fine. My problem is that in my code the html is generated by a bunch ...
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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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Contact form not working in wordpress [duplicate]

I am creating a wordpress theme for my website in which there is a contact form in index.php. For my contact form i am using following code. However, it's not working as expected. It's working fine in ...
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Wordpress refuses to send mail, “…your host may have disabled the mail() function”

I recently implemented a comment area on my website and tried to get the email notification functionality to work. It doesn't seem to want to send email notifications when new comments are made. Just ...
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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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What's the easiest way to setup SMTP settings programmatically?

Assume we have blank WP site and we want to setup SMTP settings programmatically in our plugin or theme. What's the easiest way to do it without changing core files?
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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 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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wp_mail() header From is not working

I created a contact form for my website which works fine except for one thing. The From header is not working correctly. Instead of using the $contact_name it uses my domain name as the name. I have ...
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wp_mail - using a custom field value

Can this work? I want to send a email when a post is published to the recipient, that is called in custom field. EDIT I changed the code to another example I found. function ...
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Email Post Attachment on wp_insert_post Action

I have a frontend form that uses wp_insert_post() to programmatically insert posts into the site with "pending" status. I'm also using insert_attachment() to attach the submitted file to the post. ...
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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'), ...
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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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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 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 ...
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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() 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 = ...
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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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automatic send email at custom time

I want to send an automatic email every day at 10:00 I tried this code $timeN = date('H:i'); $timeS = date('10:00'); if ($timeS == $timeN) { $to = get_option('admin_email'); $nfrom = "my ...
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wp_mail - Remove sitename from email subject

Can some one tell me how to remove site name from email subject. As of now my email subject looks like this [sitename] - Subject goes here I want it to look like this Subject goes here I ...
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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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Wordpress email templates

I have a custom plugin which needs to send custom emails to users in specific cases. At the moment i have the email content embedded in within the plugin codebase which makes updating the text a ...
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How to allow specific extensions and file size to wp_mail attachment?

I am trying to create a form with an attachment option that will be sent to an email when the form is submitted on a wordpress site. My codes work fine and it sends email in a HTMKL table format to ...
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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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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="am.riparz@gmail.com"; $subject ="Arugambay Bookings : New ...
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wp_mail very slow

I have a question about the wp_mail() function. Right now I'm having the following button to send e-mail with: echo '<input type="submit" name="send_button" value="verzenden" id="'.$post_id.'" ...