Spam related delivery errors

SMTP error 471

SMTP Error 450 4.7.1

SMTP Error 451 4.7.1

451 4.7.1 Greylisting in action, please come back in 00:02:00 [minutes]

This error is usually followed by "Please try again later". It is connected with the sender's server. It is usually caused by an anti-spam policy or by a bad automatic update from the antivirus.

To fix the error, contact the SMTP service provider you use.

SMTP error 451

Requested action aborted — Local error in processing

A remote antispam filter might reject your request. Also, your internet provider might be overloaded or too many emails were sent through your SMTP relay. The next attempt may be successful, if the error still occurs — contact your SMTP provider. 

SMTP error 451 may be a common problem if you send bulk email campaigns.

SMTP error 541

Recipient Address Rejected — Access denied 

Usually, recipient's spam-filter sends this error for policy reasons, labelling your email as spam.

You can eliminate this error by asking a recipient to whitelist you.

SMTP error 551

551 Sender address is not valid for your login

551 This mail server requires authentication before sending mail from a locally hosted domain

Sometimes this error occurs with a purpose to thwart sending spam, but it is not the best method. To solve this problem, contact your internet service provider to ensure that you are a certified user. Also, this error may occur if the user is not local or if the email address is invalid.

SMTP error 554

Transaction failed

If you receive this error, it means that the recipient's mail server considers your email to be spam or your IP to be blacklisted on 1 or more lists on the internet. To eliminate this error, ask the recipient to whitelist you or take steps for your IP address or ISP server to be removed from Realtime Blackhole List.

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