Email configuration

Hey guys, running into some issues of getting Vanilla to send out emails. I'm using OVH pro email and the Vanilla forums is hosted on a different server, OVH manages email and DNS. I can send emails to and from the webmail on OVH so it seems that Vanilla isn't connecting correctly to OVH outgoing

Vanilla settings:

Settings from OVH's guide:

Where am i going wrong? tried SSL and TSL emails still aren't going to my hotmail or gmail accounts



  • R_JR_J Cheerleader & Troubleshooter Munich Moderator

    My answer is late and maybe not really helpful, but I'm wondering if you really can use [email protected] as the user for the SMTP server. I would have expected something different in such a field. Something which is customer related to the OVH service

  • I have made the user "no-reply" that user can send and receive enails just find, its an issue with Vanilla Forums email configuration when using a 3rd party mail service

  • R_JR_J Cheerleader & Troubleshooter Munich Moderator

    I've used sparkpost without any issues. Therefore I was looking for suspicious settings in your screenshot

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