Interspire Shopping Cart – How to use Google hosted mail to send messages


Interspire shopping cart can be configured to send cart purchase notfications and order indications via gmail, or google hosted email such as Google Apps For Business.

To Configure Interspire cart to work propely with gmail, follow the setup steps below.

Settings

Click SMTP Setup Settings > Store Settings | Email Settings

Select “Let me specify my own SMTP server details

Fill in the SMTP Hostname: tls://smtp.gmail.com


Fill in the SMTP Username: your google hosted email name in the format: name@domain.com

Fill in the SMTP Password: Your password for the google account

Fill in the SMTP Port: 465

The cart can now send emails using your Google account.

Troubleshooting:

Not working? Make sure you enabkled ‘OpenSSL’ on the server