Configure SMTP for outbound emails

Before running the commands shown on this page, you should load the Bitnami stack environment by executing the installdir/use_APPNAME script (Linux and Mac OS X) or by clicking the shortcut in the Start Menu under “Start -> Bitnami APPNAME Stack -> Application console” (Windows). Learn more.

Configure the SMTP settings of your email provider in the “Configuration” panel following the steps below:

  • Select the “Configuration -> Basic Settings” menu item.

  • Select the “Shop Settings” and then select the “Mailers” field from the list.

  • Enter details for the SMTP server to be used for outbound email. For instance, you can use a Gmail account settings to send emails from the Shopware application.

    Shopware SMTP Options

To configure the application to use other third-party SMTP services for outgoing email, such as SendGrid or Mandrill, refer to the FAQ.

NOTE: If you are using Gmail as the outbound email server and have experienced issues trying to send emails correctly, check the Gmail SMTP troubleshooting page to learn the causes of these issues and how to solve them.

Last modification September 6, 2018