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Why is test email but not mail campaigns working with Amazon SES with CiviCRM?

Ashwin - your latest update showing the error reveals the problem. Either a) your SES account is still in sandbox mode, or b) you skipped the steps about verifying your sender address/domain. From ...
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Does CiviMail SMTP work with Amazon AWS SES?

The thread Lobo is referencing is out of date IMO. I've set up AWS SES with CiviMail multiple times in multiple configurations. My personal documentation is here. I've also successfully set up ...
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Bounce Handling with Amazon SES/SNS

I've created an extension to handle bounces through Amazon SNS notifications, see civicrm-ses. It exposes a webhook to process SNS notifications and map and create bounces when appropriate. Hope you ...
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AMAZON SES Rate Limit Question

I've used Amazon SES for a similar sized mailing list to you for a client. I was confused initially and then surprised when they gave me a 14/s send limit. However, when you work it out that's just ...
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Which SMTP relay to replace Mandrill

This conversation has been taking place on the CiviCRM Partners' list in the past week. Fortunately, some folks from the list created a wiki page to track the best options, which is available here: ...
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Which SMTP relay to replace Mandrill

Amazon SES is a suitable replacement for those on a budget. There's some useful documentation on getting it set up with CiviCRM at: https://hq.palantetech.coop/projects/commons/wiki/...
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Does Using CiviMail for mailing lists on AWS violate the AWS Terms of Service?

"Probably, no." This seems to be a legal question, and CiviCRM is a tool. CiviCRM provides a lot of support for not violating those terms ... but someone could still contrive ways to break the ...
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Tips for troubleshooting email performance

I found the culprit. It was CiviRules. In the system, a rule configured on activity with a complicated test. For every e-mail sent, a mass mail activity is created and the activity rule fires. ...
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On sending test for mailing, I get : "Could not identify any recipients. Perhaps your test group is empty..."

After setting Enable Debugging, ConfigAndLog showed this error : code: 554, response: Message rejected: Email address is not verified. The following identities failed the check in region US-EAST-1: b....
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How to send Amazon SES bounce notifcation emails to civiCRM bounce processing email address?

I've figured it out now. I'd not understood that bounce processing works only with bulk emails and not with 'transactional' emails. All works fine if you know this!
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Is an SPF Record required to get CiviCRM to work with Amazon SES? (1and1 hosting)

An SPF record is recommended, but not the cause of the above error. That error message indicates failure to make a network connection from CiviCRM's mail library to the configured SMTP server. ...
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How to use Amazon Simple Email Service for only verified email sender addresses

I have a similar setup, but I have solved this outside CiviCRM. In CiviCRM, I configured the mail() send option. The effect is that the mail is routed by the local Mail Transport Agent. On my system, ...
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Does Using CiviMail for mailing lists on AWS violate the AWS Terms of Service?

What part - specifically - are you worried about? That statement certainly all seems completely in line with Canadian Anti Spam Legislation: http://fightspam.gc.ca/eic/site/030.nsf/eng/home In a (...
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Why is test email but not mail campaigns working with Amazon SES with CiviCRM?

Could you try going to your own contact record and sending an email from there to see if the individual mail is being sent properly? Also, since your problem is with the CiviMail campaign, could you ...
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Why is test email but not mail campaigns working with Amazon SES with CiviCRM?

Silly questions perhaps, but since your outbound email settings in CiviCRM are correct, have you switched on the scheduled job that sends the mailings?
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Does CiviMail SMTP work with Amazon AWS SES?

It was pretty easy to setup and use and have the sending rates increased by Amazon - my average bill for sending about 10k emails a month from 2 domains is about $1 and using the service with domain ...

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