One of the standard features of Joomla CMS is to send emails. Mass mailing, feedback, sending emails after users registration on the website – all these options are available. To setup Joomla mail, do the following:

1. Go to Joomla Administration panel- http://domain/administrator

How to setup Joomla mail

2. Go to “System” tab, select “General settings

How to setup Joomla mail

3. Go to “Server” tab

How to setup Joomla mail

4. In the second column to the right you will see a section “Email settings”

How to setup Joomla mail

5. There are three ways to send mail:

– phpmail

Website e-mail is your e-mail account that will be used for mailing. Type it in “WWW Domains” tab (“Administrator E-Mail” field) in ISPManager.

The sender of the email – name of the sender, e.g., “Administration”.

– sendmail

Website e-mail is your e-mail account that will be used for mailing. Type it in “WWW Domains” tab (“Administrator E-Mail” field) in ISPManager.

The sender of the email – name of the sender, e.g., “Administration”.

Te way to Sendmail /usr/sbin/sendmail

How to setup Joomla mail

IMPORTANT: To make the script work properly it is necessary to register нour e-mail account from which mail will be sent, in the “www domains” (“Administrator E-Mail” field). Specify the path via Sendmailn php.ini file placed in php-bin folder.

 sendmail_path = "/usr/sbin/sendmail -t -i -f admin@domain.com"

– SMTP

Website e-mail is your e-mail account that will be used for mailing.

The sender of the email – name of the sender, e.g., “Administration”.

Enable authentication on the SMTP server

Защита SMTP – на Ваше усмотрение

SMTP server port – 25 (this is a standart port)

SMTP user name – your e-mail

PAssword for SMTP – your password for the e-mail

SMTP server – depends on your mail domain, e.g., smtp.mail.ru

How to setup Joomla mail

This manual is based on Joolma 3.1.

For the other versions actions are similar.

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