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FM10 - Send Mail using SMTP is hit and miss for me... Anyone else?

Question asked by rdulys on Mar 10, 2009
Latest reply on Mar 8, 2012 by TimSnedden

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FM10 - Send Mail using SMTP is hit and miss for me... Anyone else?

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Hiall!

 

Ihavesetupascripttocreateapdf, thenusingSMTPandagoogleemailaccountitwillsendanemailandattachthePDFfile.

 

ITWORKS!!! (sometimes)

 

Sometimesafterthesend, Filemakerpopsupaboxthatsays "Email(s)couldnotbesent successfully",  othertimesIgetnoerror.  Even with this ERROR box, I may still receive the email fine.

 

But, hereistherub... ifIlogintothegmailaccountandlookatSENTMAILitshowsalltheemailIhavesentthereasiftheemailwentoutfine even though I might have received an error on SOME of themTherecipientMAY get the email, they may not.

 

IcannotfindanyconsistencywiththisSMTPemailsend. IhavesomeonewithandAOLaccount, whoIsenttheemail3times, 3timesgmailshowsitwent, heNEVERreceived1ofthem (yes, hecheckedhisspamfolder).

 

Hasanyoneelsehadbetterluckthanmewiththis??? IsthereanotherFREEsmtpservertotrythatmightprovemorereliable???

 

AnyinputwouldbeGREAT!

 

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