Archives Monthly Archives: May 2011

How to send emails using your localhost wamp, mamp, or xampp

As a web developer many of us love to develop websites using a local server like wamp(Windows, Apache, Mysql, PHP), mamp(Mac, Apache, Mysql, PHP), or xampp(X (any of the four different operating systems), Apache, MySQL, PHP and Perl). Developing on a local server is very beneficial because you can change code without using the file manager or ftp and it is great for testing and debugging. Well if you're like me I know you have ran into the sending a email using a localhost problem. In today's post I will tell you guys how you can properly send an email using your localhost and hopefully saves you the headache.