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Hi Team

I need some help, i opened up my cmd and run this command on the terminal and executed fine composer require phpmailer/phpmailer. The went to the subdirectory to copied these files over to the server(c-panel). Now the server is complaining its not finding them, yet the order of them from the server its correct, but the logs says this message "
Fatal error:  require(): Failed opening required 'phpmailer/class.phpmailer.php'
"

What I have tried:

<?php
require('phpmailer/class.phpmailer.php');
require '../vendor/phpmailer/phpmailer/autoload.php';

$mail = new PHPMailer();
$mail->IsSMTP();
$mail->SMTPDebug = 0;
$mail->SMTPAuth = TRUE;
$mail->SMTPSecure = PHPMailer::ENCRYPTION_STARTTLS;  
$mail->Port     = 587;  
$mail->Username = "ggcobani@gmail.com";
$mail->Password = "861026@Metro";
$mail->Host     = "smtp.gmail.com";
$mail->Mailer   = "smtp";
$mail->SetFrom($_POST["userEmail"], $_POST["userName"]);
$mail->AddReplyTo($_POST["userEmail"], $_POST["userName"]);
$mail->AddAddress("RECIPIENT_EMAIL");	
$mail->Subject = $_POST["subject"];
$mail->WordWrap   = 80;
$mail->MsgHTML($_POST["content"]);

$mail->Body = $mail_body;

// sending multiple attachment

$fileNameArray = array($file1Name, $file2Name, $file3Name);
$filePathArray = array($file1Path, $file2Path, file3Path);
//  . . .
for($i = 0; $i < 3; $i++) {
	$mail->addAttachment($fileDataArray[$i], $fileNameArray[$i]);
}

$mail->Send();
$mail->IsHTML(true);

if(!$mail->Send()) {
	echo "<p class='error'>Problem in Sending Mail.</p>";
} else {
	echo "<p class='success'>Mail Sent Successfully.</p>";
}	
?>
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Comments
Richard MacCutchan 7-Mar-23 3:47am    
The file is definitely not in the place that the server is searching. So check again the exact location relative to where this file is stored.
Gcobani Mkontwana 7-Mar-23 4:40am    
@Richard MacCutchan funny part on the server its sitting on this directory PHPMailer\PHPMailerAutoload.php
PHPMailer\vendor
PHPMailer\class.phpmailer.php
Gcobani Mkontwana 7-Mar-23 4:42am    
@Richard MacCutchan, i tried to use this require_once 'PHPMailer/PHPMailerAutoload.php';
use PHPMailer;
but now im getting from the logs PHP Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined method PHPMailer::setFrom()
Richard MacCutchan 7-Mar-23 6:46am    
$mail->SetFrom($_POST["userEmail"], $_POST["userName"]);

The method name is setFrom with a lower case 's'.

I suggest you check the documentation for the correct spelling of all the method calls.

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