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I am having trouble sending email to addresses in our own GSuite domain. They bounce with a "syntax" error, and the addressee gets flagged as ON HOLD.

Using CiviCRM with Wordpress, current versions.

Any ideas, friends?

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Sending emails that appear to come from within the organization but are from an outside server is a common scammer's tactic, and Google is much quicker to not deliver these emails. To get delivery, you'll need to configure an SPF record. This will improve all-around deliverability - but is 100% required for delivering to your own domain when using GSuite.

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    That was very helpful. We do have SPF configured, but perhaps not quite correctly. We failed the Google checkmx test. I am looking into it now. Thanks! – David Hyman Apr 28 at 23:46

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