Updated on Mar 13, 2019
In this tutorial you will learn how to configure the mail service of your Joomla website with SMTP. This is the best setup as it will ensure that your system emails are being sent out without any problems. To configure your email account, you need to follow the following simple steps.
Log into your cPanel account and locate the Email section and then click on Email Accounts.
Enter the following details:
Click on the Create Account button to register the changes.
Log into your website as administrator and click on the System tab on the top menu and then Global Configuration.
Select the Server tab.
Locate the Mail Settings section and edit the following:
Click on the Save & Close button to keep the changes. You have successfully enabled SMTP for your Joomla website.