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Posted Sunday, March 23, 2014 8:45 AM


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Hi All,

I was trying to do Database mail configuration from gmail.

But I cant send Text mail. Its failing with below error.

I have used

SMTP server name: Port number: 587

Please help me :

Error,18,The mail could not be sent to the recipients because of the mail server failure. (Sending Mail using Account 1 (2014-03-22T20:12:00). Exception Message: Cannot send mails to mail server. (The SMTP server requires a secure connection or the client was not authenticated. The server response was: 5.5.1 Authentication Required. Learn more at).
),6108,4,,3/22/2014 8:12:00 PM,sa

Thanks for your help in advance

Post #1553820
Posted Monday, March 24, 2014 12:27 AM


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Can you try 'ssl://', and port '465'

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Those who understand binary, and those who don't."
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Posted Monday, March 24, 2014 5:21 AM
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How are you authenticating?
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Posted Monday, March 24, 2014 5:46 AM



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you can't use anonymous authentication, sounds like you left the SMTP authentication section blank.
587 is for non-SSL i thought.
it should look like this:


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