My hosting and domain are crazy domain and I use Cloudflare for SSL but getting errors on sending mail via SMTP mail. Hosting provider
A record is updated in Cloudflare and hosting provides told to connect to Cloudflare.
Error I received
fsockopen(): unable to connect to mail.domainname.com:465 (Connection timed out)
Welcome to the Cloudflare Community.
It sounds like you have proxied email related hostnames. The Cloudflare proxy only supports HTTP and HTTPS. Hostnames that are used by other protocols must be set to
This tutorial covers the steps you should take if, when you change your domain to point to Cloudflare, you no longer receive emails to your domain. If you follow this tutorial and still need further help, please let us know what you have tried and share your domain name and, if possible, a redacted screenshot of your DNS records in Cloudflare.
[Cloudflare Community Tutorial - Troubleshooting Email Delivery Issues]
1. Do you have the correct MX records set for your domain?
Yes but on the
MX record this message is shown in the tooltip.
This record exposes the IP address used in the A record on bizxsolution.com, which you have proxied through Cloudflare
You will always have that notice when you run
and hostnames on the same IP. If you run services other than HTTP and HTTPS on the same host you cannot avoid it.
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