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Questions tagged [email]

It is possible to send email from WordPress using the built in `wp_mail` function. Several filters and hooks are available for additional options. There are plugins for extensive functionality, such as sending bulk mail like newsletters.

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Send automatic mail to Admin when user/member changes/adds profile

Is there a way to send the updated/added values from profile, when a member/user updates his/hers data, to the admin of the site or another emailadress? Can this be the first step? /* do something ...
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prevent users from changing their email address

does anybody know how to hook or filter the user-edit.php file so that an user's email address is disabled from editing akin to how the username is disabled ..??.. i can edit the core file (gasp) and ...
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Email stats at Ma.tt contact form

Curious to know if there is a handy solution for showing cool email stats like Ma.tt's contact page http://ma.tt/contact/ Inbox: 157. Low priority: 1,461. Unknown: 155. I’ve sent out 920 emails ...
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Fwd: [Website Name] Notice of Email Change [closed]

I got a reply from a user today with the following email below. I have never ran into this before. What causes this and how can it be stopped? Hi username, This notice confirms that your email was ...
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Email as Username in registration

many users would to allow the registration in a wp site without an username, just only with an email. This is a core problem, so the solution (a trick) is to replace username with email. If wp ...
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How to change email notification for Comments

How do you change the user that gets the notification email announcement for new comments and comment moderation? WordPress sends the notices to the Admin user. My client is the editor of the site. I ...
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Custom admin email for new user registration

I've scoured the web for the solution to this small issue, but I keep getting results that tell me how to customise the notification e-mail not the email address. I have the admin email address in ...
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Encrypt emails?

We need to maintain HIPPA compliance for forms on our website that are currently mailed to an internal email address. While the user/customers provides the info over HTTPS, we still want to make sure ...
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Get user id from email?

I'm working on an email system, and I'm onto the unsubscribing stage. Since most of my users would not know their user ID, I'm asking them to put their email into a text box (definitely preferred, ...
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Mail isn't sent after local site registration

I installed a new WP site on local machine with wamp server. When a new user registers it gets the "registration successful" message but a mail with the password is never sent. Also checked the junk ...
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How can 'admin_email' be set?

Where is the value for admin_email set? $email = get_option('admin_email'); How can I change it?
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When a user creates a post (pending), send a confirmation link that allows them to publish

I've got another question for you guys! I need the following thing: User creates post (automatically sets it to pending for approval) Send the user an email with a confirmation link The User clicks ...
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Send mail to wordpress admin

I have a page on my wordpress site that has some fields to be filled by visitor. On the click event of 'submit' button, all the details filled by visitor should be mailed to the wordpress admin. I ...
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Send a confirmation of user role upgrade conditionally

I'm using this snippet of code to send a confirmation email to user's when their account is upgraded to a new user role. function user_role_update( $user_id, $new_role ) { $site_url = ...
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Notify commenters about new replies

Is there a plugin to notify commenters of one post to receive emails about new comments made on that post? Only commenters who entered emails will be notified.
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Mail will not send in HTML

Okay, I've got the following issue. I'm trying to send a mail in HTML format. I made a class that returns an HTML string, and that works great. When I pass that html-mail as $message in my function, ...
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WP Cron emails not working

Running wp 3.5.1. I have 2 plugins that work in part. They do everything nice. If I click to send emails, they send the emails. However the scheduled emails are not being sent. The plugins are: ...
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Buddypress send email notification only if user is not logged in [closed]

When a member send a message to another member, the recipient receive a message in buddypress and also an email. I want to change that because if you receive many messages, you have too much mail in ...
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Stop wordpress from sending out moderation emails

This question was originally posted at stackoverflow: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/11435952/stop-wordpress-from-sending-out-moderation-emails but after a tip from @MaxGherkins I'm posting a ...
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Custom post type without editor or revisions - Notify on update?

I've created a custom post type that makes use of custom fields over the default editor. I want to receive an email notification when an update to the post is made. The email does not have to show the ...
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Action hooks returning old category instead of new category

With some help I created a WP Action to send an email to the author of a post (custom post type) when the category has been changed. This works ok, except that the function is returning the previous ...
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Contact Form 7 + Configure SMTP: Sender email appearing as my own email [closed]

I have Contact Form 7 and Configure SMTP installed on my website. When a user submits a message through the form, everything comes through fine but the sender email is never displayed. Instead, it is ...
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“Reply-to Address” Email

I searched the web for last couple of days for "Reply-to Address" in the email but had no luck so, here I am. In my wordpress site, there are multiple store owners who can sell their products. When ...
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How to auto send email when publishing a custom post type?

I'd like to have an email automatically sent out to my website's subscribers when I publish a post for a specific custom post type. I've found a few plugins that will do this but only for regular ...
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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 ...
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Notify multiple email addresses on comments

Can you recommend a plugin that enables notification on multiple email addresses on posted comments? Looking for a plugin that both notifies a global list of email addresses and the author of the post....
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Best way to create a user programatically

I want to create a user via a standalone script. I want an activation email to be sent out, in the same way that it is when a user is created from the Add User screen. An email is set out with a link ...
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Reset Password - change from name and email address

When the password reset goes out, the name is 'WordPress' and the from address is wordpress@domain.com. I need to change these to the company name. I'm running WordPress 3.8 multisite and have done ...
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Sending form data via PHPMailer - How to action PHP script from a form

Some easy points on offer... I wish to action a PHP script from a WordPress page but where is the best place to store the script? The script works perfectly fine using a non-WordPress environment in ...
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email sends from wordpress@domain.com even though I have it set to something else

My wordpress settings email is contact@domain.com. When I search my entire database for the email of wordpress@domain.com, it does not exist. Yet my registration emails are still sent from wordpress@...
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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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Plugin for Sending Email to Readers about New Posts? (besides “Subscribe2 ”)

I wish to have a "subscribe to new posts" widget for my blog. I know I can use feedburner system, but I want a plugin based solution. The best I could find was Subscribe2, the downside of it is that ...
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Get email address of type Administrator

I am new wordpress, please help me. How can I get all the details of type Administrator. I have created 2 users with Role as Administrator, like get_option( 'admin_email' );. I want the Email address ...
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Custom function for “Submit for Review” hook

So I manage a blog of about 15 contributors and 5 editors. I wanted to implement a system so that each time a contributor hits the 'Submit for Review' button, and email is sent to the editors to proof....
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Post Via Email to a Custom Post Type

I have a scenario where we would like to post to our blog via email. However, it needs to be to a custom post type. I've done a bit of research but haven't found any examples or ideas on how to do ...
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Mail not sent when I set HTML headers

$subject = get_the_title(); $sender_name = get_bloginfo('name'); $blog_url = get_bloginfo('url'); $to = 'myemail@mydomainname.com'; $subject = 'the subject'; $message = 'hello'; $headers = '...
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Server-side subscribe by email?

Is there a server-side email solution that will allow users to subscribe to updates via email and, specifically, also be able to do this by category? I'm aware of Aweber and Feedburner being able to ...
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How to disable wordpress confirmation email for new users

I need to disable Wordpress new user registration email confirmation link and auto generated password for new users. Users should be register with a password of their choice without email ...
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Handle registrations in WordPress when user doesn't have any email?

Here's my problem. I have a WordPress installation that has about 30 users with duplicates of emails in the users table. That's ok, because that's how I had to do it for the time being. I wanted ...
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Send all WPMU emails via SMTP

I've tried plugins like "WP Mail SMTP" "WP SMTP" "Easy WP SMTP" "WP SMTP Config" noone is compatible with WPMU
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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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How to bulk send emails

I should send thousands of email in reaction to a specific event, so the email sending is not manual but it's automatic. The server where is hosted my website has an hourly limit for email sending (...
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How to sent one form values to 2 different sites in wordpress

I am trying to post values in a form into 2 different urls. Is this possible? Basically i want to have a form send the form optin values into aweber and send a email with the filled in values. I am on ...
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Posting via email, where do I start troubleshooting?

I host a site for a person that does everything via blackberry and wants to email posts to the site. She has sent one post to the designated mailbox, but 24 hours later the post is still not showing. ...
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How to setup SMTP for only one specific wp_mail()

I just want to setup SMTP for a specific instance of wp_mail(). I have tested plugins like "Easy WP SMTP" and also checked how to set up SMTP manually but all these apply to the entire site and then ...
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Customize wp_new_user_notification_email()

I am trying to customize the notification email sent to user that contains the link to set password. Currently, I have set up a custom user registration and login forms at the urls site.com/register ...
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Send PDF link in email based on radio button selection

I am using custom email and form in my wordpress site. Thing is in form there are 2 radio buttons : English Chinese Other fields are normal. I have 2 PDF uploaded to server for both above ...
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How to send an automated user 'inactivity' email?

I'm currently working on a editorial heavy WordPress site, and one thing that I'd like to implement is a functionality that sends someone of a specific role (in this case contributor/author) an email ...
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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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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 it'...