Are you looking for a solution to the error “PHPMailer SMTP error could not connect to SMTP host”? We can help you.
PHPMailer offers many functionalities which include SMTP SSL encryption and authentication, HTML messages, file attachments and more.
Here at Bobcares, we receive requests to fix PHPMailer errors and other similar hosting errors as part of our Server Management Services.
Today, we’ll see why this error occurs and also see how our Support Engineers fix this error for our customers.
Are you stuck with “PHPMailer could not instantiate mail function”?
PHPMailer helps to send emails safely and easily from a web server. However, it often errors out due to misconfigurations of the mail() function, absence of local mail server and so on.
At Bobcares, we often receive requests to fix this error as part of our Server Management Services.
Today, let’s have a deep look at this error and see how our Support Engineers fix PHPMailer easily.
PHPMailer is a great tool to send emails safely and easily using SMTP authentication.
But, sometimes this may fail due to incompatible server settings or incorrect SMTP configuration.
“smtp error: could not authenticate” is one such problem reported by website owners when using PHPmailer to send emails.
At Bobcares, we resolve such email errors as part of our Outsourced Technical Support for web hosting providers.