unable to mail merge email merge

Asked by prasad babu

while sending i receive following error

<class 'smtplib.SMTPSenderRefused'>: (530, '5.7.0 Must issue a STARTTLS command first. ro7sm8716509pbc.8', <email address hidden>'), traceback follows
  /usr/lib/python2.7/smtplib.py:722 in function sendmail() [raise SMTPSenderRefused(code, resp, from_addr)]
  /usr/lib/libreoffice/program/mailmerge.py:237 in function sendMailMessage() [self.server.sendmail(sendermail, truerecipients, msg.as_string())]

iam useing Google Apps users email id

i tried following settings

Out goong server(SMTP) settings
server name : smtp.gmail.com PORT : 465

in server authentication

incoming mail server

server name : imap.gmail.com PORT : 993

while TESTSETTINGS it is hanging

Pl help



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Tony Pursell (ajpursell) said :

Hi Prasad.

You should normally send mail through your ISP's smtp. Most ISPs will not accept mail and relay it to another smtp server.

Who is your ISP?


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