Contact Form 7 is most popular contact plugin of WordPress. Currently it has over 1 million active installs. It’s become popular very quickly because of it security and easy use. Anyone can use it without any coding skills. You no need hire any freelancer, WordPress Developer to install it. But many time I get job post that “Contact Form 7 Not Sending Emails ” in Upwork, Freelancer, Guru etc top market places.
Today, In this tutorial I am going to share ” –How to Fix Contact Form 7 Not Sending Emails ” Though I have said that Contact Form 7 is popular for easy setup and use but first we need to know why this problem occur ? The problem isn’t with the plugin, though. The problem is with how most people configure it. It’s Not Sending when it’s now configured properly.
Here I will show you, where most of people do mistake and how to fix it. Most people use the default settings, which would make the email generated by the form appear to have been sent directly from the person submitting it, making it easy to reply to them.
When you log into your WordPress admin area, you will see the following message near the top:
Misconfiguration leads to mail delivery failure or other troubles
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If you see this message then I can make you sure that your forms are configured incorrectly. Even if you are receiving emails now, there is no guarantee that it will continue. So, How to fit it ?
The solution is very simple. The email needs to be sent from an email address that exists on your server. I like to create a separate email address specifically for this. Next, configure your “From” field under the “Mail” tab of the appropriate form as such:
Now, add the information below to the “Additional Headers” field. (Also under the “Mail” tab.) This adds information to the header of the email that says even though it was sent by firstname.lastname@example.org, any replies should be directed to the email address that was entered in the “Email” filed of the form.
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