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configuring email fails

Henry Padi Nyaunu
on 12/6/13, 6:49 PM 1,647 views

I'm trying to configure outgoing and incoming email in openerp. What I get is 'Connection Test Failed! Here is what we got instead: 101 Network is unreachable Any help?

Hello, what parameters you pass to email config ??

on 12/6/13, 11:52 PM
Dale E. Moore
On 12/7/13, 12:59 AM

You must be running an email server that OpenERP can attach to the SMTP and POP3 ports. On Ubuntu Linux I just do

apt-get install sendmail

on the same machine I'm running OpenERP. Then the setup for localhost is a breeze.

On 12/7/13, 4:17 AM

incoming email.

Server Type :IMAP Server

Server Information
Server Name  :imap.gmail.com
Port :993

Username : your email
Password  : your password

Outgoing email

SMTP Server :smtp.gmail.com 
SMTP Port :465

Connection Security :SSL/TLS
Username : your username
Password  :your password

this settings will works fine for me. Please try it.

on 12/7/13, 4:23 AM

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