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Most WordPress plug-ins will have a settings page to enter various information. Here's how to use SocketLabs with your favorite WordPress plug-in.

  1. In your plug-in, go to the Settings page.
  2. Click the Send With tab.
  3. Select the Third Party option.
  4. For Hostname, enter smtp.socketlabs.com
  5. The Login and Password field are your SocketLabs SMTP username and password found in your Configurations > SMTP Credentials screen in your SocketLabs control panel for your server.\
  6. Change the SMTP port to 25. If your provider blocks port 25, you may use 2525 or 587.
  7. Set Secure Connections to TLS.
  8. Set Authentication to Yes.
  9. Send a test email to your email address. If you receive it, then you did everything right!
  10. Click the Save button to save your settings.

    Every plug-in may vary as they are from many different authors.

    If the above instructions don't fit with your plug-in, contact Support and we will help you with your configuration.