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joomla 1.5 - contact form - does not send email

Posted on 2009-05-18
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hi,

i've searched hi and low for some help with this issue - i cannot get my joomla 1.5 contact form to work - the form val works, the form looks nice. but it does not send email! it's driving me BANANAS.

please let meknow if you have experience with this and i'll post the specific details - thanks!
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Question by:phillystyle123
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by:kileak
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Have you set your email configuration in the "Global Configuration > Server > Mail Settings" to the correct parameters?
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by:phillystyle123
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yes:

mailer: smtp server (and i've tried the other 2 options)

Mail from: info@bla.com
from name: Bla
Sendmail Path : blank (ive used my server's sendmail path too - usr/sbin/bla
smtp autenticaiton: set to both no and yes
smtp user, password, host - all filled in
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wow! what a drag that was - the solution was very simple - "custom reply" was set to yes" in my contact menu parameters - that was it1!!!!
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