Setting up Gmail Email Alerts - Guide

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Setting up Gmail Email Alerts - Guide

Postby adam » Wed Jun 28, 2017 12:05 pm

To use email alerts with gmail you must enter settings as follows with you replacing 'yourusername' with the first part of your gmail email address:
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Re: Setting up Gmail Email Alerts - Guide

Postby adam » Mon Feb 25, 2019 10:11 am

To add to this since this post was originally published Google has now introduced a security lock called 'Less secure app access', which is now disabled by default preventing access to email sending.

To turn this off you have to go to https://myaccount.google.com/security and turn 'On' 'Less secure app access'

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Setting up Gmail Email Alerts Guide

Postby Godwab » Sat Aug 24, 2019 3:59 am

I do not see anything wrong. But maybe you will need to use a from email address within your domain?
You can set the from address in the More properties of the form.


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