I am using Magento version 1.9 on localhost. In project I want to send email on register. I have installed SMTP Pro. And configured my Gmail Account to send mail. But I am missing somewhere so I am failing to send mail. Anybody know about it please let me know.

  • Using magento 1.9 on localhost.
  • Installed SMTP Pro from ASchroder.com
  • Using Gmail Account to SMTP.
  • Are you sure your localhost is capable of sending emails? Do you have a SMTP server installed? Postfix, Qmail? – mbalparda Jul 14 '14 at 18:59
  • Using SMTP Pro with a configured GMail account bypasses the need for the localhost to send email (no exim, sendmail, qmail, postfix or other detritus) or have an SMTP server. It talks direct. – Fiasco Labs Jul 14 '14 at 22:14
  • Thanks for support. My Issue is resolved. Thanks once again. – YKJ Jul 15 '14 at 6:40
  • how can you did, could you pls explain – Gem Sep 14 '16 at 5:26

To send emails from localhost, take these steps:

  • Download Magento SMTP Pro Extension by Ashley Schroder (free)
  • Set up it on localhost
  • Then configure Gmail as default. For detailed guide, you can look for it at magento tutorial

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