email via board. got this error

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email via board. got this error

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Failed sending email :: PHP ::
DEBUG MODE
Line : 234
File : /home/xyz/public_html/forum/includes/emailer.php


what does this mean? how do I correct it? I just installed the boards and everything went perfect. so I thought.
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It means that you don't have the ability to send email without SMTP. Try enabling SMTP in the Admin Panel->Configuration. The server name as localhost, no username or password.
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Post by artie »

A_Jelly_Doughnut wrote: It means that you don't have the ability to send email without SMTP. Try enabling SMTP in the Admin Panel->Configuration. The server name as localhost, no username or password.



your right! thanks! :)
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A_Jelly_Doughnut wrote: It means that you don't have the ability to send email without SMTP. Try enabling SMTP in the Admin Panel->Configuration. The server name as localhost, no username or password.



weird, Im doing this for a friends board, and it dont work. worked on mine but not his. ????

any ideas why? He has a yahoo.com addy.... we keep getting the same error on his. for emails and pm's. :(
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