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Hi there, I have tried everything mentioned in this article but failed to email to my own email address. I have tried these servers. I am sending an email to my own email address using my email address as recipient.

1. mail.google.com port 25
2. smtp.gmail.com port 25
3. mail.google.com port 465
4. smtp.gmail.com port 465



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log report :

The mail could not be sent to the recipients because of the mail server failure. (Sending Mail using Account 2 (2014-07-10T07:46:10). Exception Message: Could not connect to mail server. (A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because connected host has failed to respond 173.194.117.117:25). )
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JBobby 10-Jul-14 0:42am    
ok , I have solved it myself :) I user smtp.gmail.com port 587 and it worked.

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ok , I have solved it myself :) I user smtp.gmail.com port 587 and it worked.
Yes, actually Gmail works on port 587.
 
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