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    SitePoint Wizard nofel's Avatar
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    sending emails via localhost

    Hi,
    I have xammp installed and i wanted to check my form functionality for sending out mails. is there anyway i can use localhost to send email.? how
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    nofel,

    Do you have an SMTP daemon installed? What about (the dangerous) sendmail()? XAMPP does not include either so you're SOL without adding more apps.

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    No i don't have any SMTP daemon. will that be all i need? any good ones ?
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    Certified Ethical Hacker silver trophybronze trophy dklynn's Avatar
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    I don't send e-mail from my localhost so I can't recommend anything. Sorry.

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