How to Setup Office 365 SMTP with WP Mail Bank?
It is very common to receive Email Delivery issues in WordPress but this can be fixed by using WP Mail bank for safe and authenticated email delivery. In this article, we tell you how to Setup Office 365 SMTP with WP Mail Bank to send emails.
Here are some ways you can fix email delivery issues on WordPress site.
List of all of the SMTP Providers you can use with WP Mail Bank to set up SMTP on your site:
Note: Office 365 works best with the following versions of outlook.
- Office 2016.
- Office 2013 ( SP1 ).
- Outlook 2010 ( SP2 ).
- Office 2016 for Mac.
Here is the step-by-step guide on setting up WP Mail Bank WordPress plugin with Office 365.
First of all, you have to scroll to the WP Mail Bank Menu & choose the Setup Wizard.
Next, provide data for From Name and From Email fields that will be using in place of Sender Name and Sender Email respectively. After that, Click on Next Step button to proceed.
Now, you need to choose Mailer Type > Sent Email By SMTP.
Firstly, we will discuss the configuration of Office 365 with Username & Password.
Method 1: Username & Password
You have to set the following details in the WP Mail Bank WordPress plugin in order to configure Office 365 using Username & Password.
SMTP Host: smtp.office365.com
SMTP Port: 587
Username: Your Office 365 account email
Password: Your Office 365 account password
Have a look at the configuration of Office 365 with OAuth ( Application ID & Secret Key ).
Method 2: OAuth ( Application ID & Secret Key )
You can configure Office 365 with OAuth Authentication. To do so, you have to provide Application ID and Secret Key. Try out the details mentioned below to configure Office 365 with oAuth.
SMTP Host: smtp.live.com
SMTP Port : 587
Client ID: Your Office 365 account application ID
Secret Key: Your Office 365 account secret key
How to get Client ID & Secret Key for Office 365 SMTP?
Give a suitable Name ( Example: WP Mail Bank Configuration ) for your application and click on the Create Application button.
Next, you will see a window showing Application ID and Application Secret.
You must have seen the Redirect URI below the Client ID and Secret Key fields, copy that URL and Paste it in Office 365 application.
After pasting Redirect URL, click on the Save Changes button.
Grant permission to Microsoft to allow WP Mail Bank to access it. Click on Yes button.
Confirm the Settings
Here is your debugging output. From this, you can check whether your email sent or not.