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Using Magento 2 Version 2.1.0 on WAMP Windows 10

I'm using https://github.com/magepal/magento2-gmailsmtpapp

In magento Admin, then goto Stores -> Configuration -> Advanced -> System -> Gmail/Google Apps SMTP Pro. I have configured things

  • Authentication method: LOGIN
  • SSL type: SSL (Gmail / Google Apps)
  • SMTP Host: smtp.gmail.com
  • Username: Gmail Account Username
  • Password: GmailAccount Password
  • Set Reply-to: Yes
  • Set Return-Path: Yes

I have below code in my Controller

 $storeScope = \Magento\Store\Model\ScopeInterface::SCOPE_STORE;
        $transport = $this->_transportBuilder->setTemplateIdentifier(1)
                ->setTemplateOptions(['area' => \Magento\Backend\App\Area\FrontNameResolver::AREA_CODE, 'store' => 1])
                ->setTemplateVars(['data' => $postObject])
                ->setFrom('[email protected]', $storeScope)
                ->addTo('[email protected]', $storeScope)
                ->setReplyTo('[email protected]')
                ->getTransport();
        echo $transport->sendMessage();

When i run this code, it gives below error

1 exception(s): Exception #0 (Magento\Framework\Exception\MailException): Invalid sender data

Now it's causing

Could Not Open Socket

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  • Does the default contact us form work? Commented Sep 6, 2016 at 11:20
  • @ankit ...i am getting same problems if you have solutions please paste here Commented Feb 22, 2017 at 13:06

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You have to replace ->setFrom('[email protected]', $storeScope) to ->setFrom('[email protected]') in above code, Becasue setFrom method is not supported two arguments.

Check core function for this, inside file, magento2/vendor/magento/framework/Mail/Template/TransportBuilder.php

public function setFrom($from)
    {
        $result = $this->_senderResolver->resolve($from);
        $this->message->setFrom($result['email'], $result['name']);
        return $this;
    }

if you want to pass storescope in your method, please refer core contact module mail functionality from here, magento2/vendor/magento/module-contact/Controller/Index/Post.php

->setFrom($this->scopeConfig->getValue(self::XML_PATH_EMAIL_SENDER, $storeScope))
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  • Still issue, By changing it
    – Jackson
    Commented Sep 6, 2016 at 10:12
  • you can change inside ->addTo('[email protected]', $storeScope) to ->addTo('[email protected]') remove var and check again Commented Sep 6, 2016 at 10:24
  • Its' solved "Invalid Sender Data" Issue not getting "Could Not Open Socket" issue
    – Jackson
    Commented Sep 7, 2016 at 1:09

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