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Setting up LR email

Richard Davies

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Im trying to validate my email but keep getting this -

Failed to establish connection with the outgoing email server. Please make sure you have entered the email account and password correctly.

Any ideas what to do. I am using gmail and 2 step security is turned off.

Rich
 

DonS

Stuck in Toronto
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You have the correct steps SMTP settings for gmail?

Outgoing mail (SMTP) serversmtp.gmail.com
Requires SSL: Yes
Requires TLS: Yes (if available)
Requires Authentication: Yes
Port for SSL: 465
Port for TLS/STARTTLS: 587

I can check my Lightroom later, but I have not used the email from LR in a long time. I will see if it is working first.
 
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