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07-08-2010   #1 (permalink)
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I have everything appropriately marked in my User CP Options to be receiving emails, but I've not been getting any, even when I ask for Instant Notification on subscribed threads. I use Hotmail, and have '@ggftw.com' on the safe list, and made sure it isn't on the block list. Any other ideas?

edit: Also, I'm not sure if this is a site bug, so sorry if I chose the wrong place. 8|;;
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Well, that's odd...

I could have sworn I set this, but I still had the "send-from" address set to staff at mymmogames. This address does not have a valid SPF record for our host. I have updated all email settings to properly reflect the new domain.

I can't guarantee this will fix your email issues, but it's about the best I can do on this end.
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... I got that reply as an email! 8D

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edit: wow, I hadn't been looking for that before, I actually did have staff at mymmogames in my block list. :|a
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Perfect, it means the changes worked.

Aside from your issue, it should mean we have less bounces from emails sent for user actions (registration, password changes, etc.) because the mail address now has a valid SPF record for delivery. Without getting too technical, SPF records are like envelopes for email messages. The server "postmarks" the envelope and the receiving MTA "validates the postmark" against the SPF record. It's an anti-spam thing.
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I'm glad I spoke up then. Thanks for figuring it out so quickly.
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