Configuring and Sending Out Emails
This chapter provides tutorial examples and notes about sending emails. Topics include setting up Windows IIS as a SMTP mail server, configuring PHP to use mail() function, 'sendmail' program or SMTP/SMTPS protocols, write PHP scripts to send out emails with PHPMailer package.
Using Local Windows System as a Mail Server
Sending Out Emails from PHP Scripts
Sending Out Emails on Linux Systems
Install PHPMailer on CentOS Systems
Send Local Emails with PHPMailer
Send Remote Emails with PHPMailer
Use SMTPS Protocol with PHPMailer
PHP 5.6 and PHPMailer 5.2
Install PHPMailer from Source Code
- IIS (Internet Information Services) can be used as a local SMTP mail server.
- The built-in mail() function can be used to send out emails using the local 'sendmail' program.
- The PHPMailer is a popular PHP package that allows you to send
out emails to remove servers using SMTP or SMTPS protocols.
- The best way to install PHPMailer is to download its source code from GitHub.
Table of Contents
About This Book
Introduction and Installation of PHP 7.3
PHP Script File Syntax
PHP Data Types and Data Literals
Variables, References, and Constants
Expressions, Operations and Type Conversions
Conditional Statements - "if" and "switch"
Loop Statements - "while", "for", and "do ... while"
Function Declaration, Arguments, and Return Values
Arrays - Ordered Maps
Interface with Operating System
Introduction of Class and Object
Integrating PHP with Apache Web Server
Retrieving Information from HTTP Requests
Creating and Managing Sessions in PHP Scripts
Sending and Receiving Cookies in PHP Scripts
Controlling HTTP Response Header Lines in PHP Scripts
Managing File Upload
MySQL Server Connection and Access Functions
Functions to Manage Directories, Files and Images
SOAP Extension Function and Calling Web Services
SOAP Server Functions and Examples
Localization Overview of Web Applications
Using Non-ASCII Characters in HTML Documents
Using Non-ASCII Characters as PHP Script String Literals
Receiving Non-ASCII Characters from Input Forms
"mbstring" Extension and Non-ASCII Encoding Management
Managing Non-ASCII Character Strings with MySQL Servers
Parsing and Managing HTML Documents
►Configuring and Sending Out Emails
Image and Picture Processing
Managing ZIP Archive Files
Managing PHP Engine and Modules on macOS
Managing PHP Engine and Modules on CentOS
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