Send email from xampp localhost

xampp email

Send email from xampp localhost. Follow the easy steps

1. Goto http://glob.com.au/sendmail/, download latest sendmail package.
2. Extract the zip file and copy the files into your \xampp\sendmail folder(Replace every file in the existing folder).
3. Update the sendmail.ini file in sendmail folder with the following details, and make sure it is not commented(;).


smtp_server=smtp.gmail.com
smtp_port=25
error_logfile=error.log
debug_logfile=debug.log
auth_username=yourname@gmail.com
auth_password=gmailpassword
force_sender=yourname@gmail.com

Here i have added gmail account for sending emails.

4. Open xampp\php\php.ini file find sendmail_path and update its value to

"\"C:\xampp\sendmail\sendmail.exe\" -t"

Now it will look like below:

sendmail_path = "\"C:\xampp\sendmail\sendmail.exe\" -t"

Make sure itโ€™s not commented(;)

5. Restart your apache server.
Now you can send email from xampp localhost! enjoy ๐Ÿ™‚

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