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Send_Email_SMTP.php demonstrates how to send email through the Amazon SES SMTP interface.

<?php /** * Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. * * This file is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). * You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. A copy of * the License is located at * * * * This file is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR * CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the * specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License. */ // Import PHPMailer classes into the global namespace. use PHPMailer\PHPMailer\PHPMailer; use PHPMailer\PHPMailer\Exception; // If necessary, modify the path in the require statement below to refer to the // location of your Composer autoload.php file. require 'vendor/autoload.php'; // Replace with your "From" address. // This address must be verified with Amazon SES. $sender = ''; $senderName = 'Sender Name'; // Replace with a "To" address. If your account // is still in the sandbox, this address must be verified. $recipient = ''; // Replace smtp_username with your Amazon SES SMTP user name. $usernameSmtp = 'smtp_username'; // Replace smtp_password with your Amazon SES SMTP password. $passwordSmtp = 'smtp_password'; // Specify a configuration set. If you do not want to use a configuration // set, comment or remove the next line. $configurationSet = 'ConfigSet'; // If you're using Amazon SES in a region other than US West (Oregon), // replace with the Amazon SES SMTP // endpoint in the appropriate region. $host = ''; $port = 587; // The subject line of the email $subject = 'Amazon SES test (SMTP interface accessed using PHP)'; // The plain-text body of the email $bodyText = "Email Test\r\nThis email was sent through the Amazon SES SMTP interface using the PHPMailer class."; // The HTML-formatted body of the email $bodyHtml = '<h1>Email Test</h1> <p>This email was sent through the <a href="">Amazon SES</a> SMTP interface using the <a href=""> PHPMailer</a> class.</p>'; $mail = new PHPMailer(true); try { // Specify the SMTP settings. $mail->isSMTP(); $mail->setFrom($sender, $senderName); $mail->Username = $usernameSmtp; $mail->Password = $passwordSmtp; $mail->Host = $host; $mail->Port = $port; $mail->SMTPAuth = true; $mail->SMTPSecure = 'tls'; $mail->addCustomHeader('X-SES-CONFIGURATION-SET', $configurationSet); // Specify the message recipients. $mail->addAddress($recipient); // You can also add CC, BCC, and additional To recipients here. // Specify the content of the message. $mail->isHTML(true); $mail->Subject = $subject; $mail->Body = $bodyHtml; $mail->AltBody = $bodyText; $mail->Send(); echo "Email sent!" , PHP_EOL; } catch (phpmailerException $e) { echo "An error occurred. {$e->errorMessage()}", PHP_EOL; //Catch errors from PHPMailer. } catch (Exception $e) { echo "Email not sent. {$mail->ErrorInfo}", PHP_EOL; //Catch errors from Amazon SES. } ?>

Sample Details

Service: ses

Last tested: 2018-09-20

Author: brmey (AWS)

Type: full-example

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