Simple Mail


Marion Newlevant

3rd Party (Free)

347 downloads (last 90 days)

MIT License Download v1.0.0

EE Version Support

  • ExpressionEngine 2


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  • Updater
  • Multi Site Manager
  • Stand Alone Entry Form
  • Low Variables
  • Content Elements
  • Better Workflow
  • Matrix
  • Grid
  • Webservice
  • Publisher


  • jQuery for the Control Panel

Add-On Type(s)



Send e-mail from a form. Works with Core license EE (which does not include Email module). Free plugin.


{exp:simple_mail:send recipient=“”}

{if “{exp:simple_mail:sent}”}
  <p>Thank You</p>
  <div class=“error”>{exp:simple_mail:validation_errors}</div>
  <form method=“post”>
  <input type=“email” name=“email” value=”” id=“email”  />
  <select name=“subject” id=“subject”>
    <option value=“just hi”>just hi</option>
  <textarea name=“message” id=“message”></textarea><br/><br/>
  <input type=“submit” value=“submit”/>


The form action should post back to the same page. Form fields are:

  • email - sender’s e-mail address
  • subject - subject of the e-mail
  • message - content of the e-mail message


  • exp:simple_mail:send - parameter: recipient - at top of page: will send the e-mail if the form is filled in.
  • exp:simple_mail:sent - was the mail sent? boolean
  • exp:simple_mail:validation_errors - possibly empty list of <p> formatted form errors

Download Simple Mail

EE Support Downloads Add-On Version Release Date
Not Specified Download 1.0.0 Sep 8, 2013

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This entry was created September 9, 2013, 9:39 am.
This entry was last updated September 9, 2013, 2:42 pm.

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1 Review:

Agilaz Development 04.16.14

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Awesome, for such a simple, yet extremely important feature you can’t go wrong.  I have a non-profit client using Core and needs email.  Minor issue: csrf_token should be added (unless disabled), took me all of 20 seconds to find the validation issue but some people may not know that. 最高!