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Today, I have two campaigns created in a state of "Sent" but the mail did not reach any of the associated contacts list, I send test emails and also reached me, I have a problem with your service?

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Hi @KeithH105. Being brought over to our new platform should not have caused your emails to not be sent to your inbox when previewing. I believe that your email client may be blocking one of our IP addresses that we send from and that is why you are not receiving test emails. Here is the link again for more information on whitelisting Constant Contact in your security program. If you have further questions, here is a link to the numbers and hours of our Deliverability department.


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Hi, 

Having trouble trying to send my test email to my Outlook account in order to check for final revisions before I send out to clients. It will send to my personal GMail in a test email almost instantaneously, but not my Outlook account. I have checked my spam folder multiple times and it will not go through.

Any help with this situation would be much appreciated.  

Thank you. 

Hello @MeganR652,

 

I am sorry to hear you are not receiving tests to your Outlook email address. I definitely want to assist you with this.

 

Any chance the Outlook address is through the business or organization you work for? It's possible the security settings for the ISP (Internet Service Provider) that the email address is stored on is stopping certain IP addresses from coming through.

 

If this is the case I would submit the following two articles to the IT team at your organization and they can whitelist Constant Contact. 

 

Whitelisting Constant Contact Website with your Security Program

 

What Should I do if my Contact's ISP or Spam Filter is Blocking Constant Contact Mail?

 

If this is not the case I recommend calling in and speaking with our Deliverability specialists. They are available from 8AM to 10PM ET Monday through Thursday and 8AM to 9PM ET on Fridays. Their phone numbers are 866.433.8499 (U.S.) and 339.222.5900 (International).


Nick S.
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Hi,

 

I'm trying to send a test email but it's not being delivered. I've tried a couple of times and have checked my Spam and Promotions folders but it's not there. Please let me know how to fix this.


Thanks!

Hi @YvonneR497

 

I apologize your test emails aren't being received. If your tests are not showing in under your Spam or Promotions Tab under Gmail, we would be happy to look into this further for you. If you could please email us at social_support(at)constantcontact(dot)com with your account username, the name of the campaign you are working on, the email address you are testing with, and a reference to the is post. Once we have these details we can troubleshoot more for you.

 

 


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I have had this issue today. Twice I have sent a test and receive the green message saying "Test email sent," but it is not received.

Hello @ReelLifeAdventures,

 

I am sorry to hear you're not receiving the test email! We definitely want to get that to your inbox.

 

First, I recommend checking the Spam/Junk folder for the email address you're trying to send the test to.

 

If it is not there then I would also try sending a test preview to an alternate email address to see if it replicates the issue. For example, some business email addresses might have higher security settings in place that might stop the email from coming through. If you are sending it to a business domain I would check to make sure Constant Contact is whitelisted.

 

If you are still experiencing troubles, I encourage you to call our Deliverability specialists. They are available 8AM-10PM ET Monday through Thursday and 8AM-9PM ET on Fridays. They can be reached at 866.433.8499 (U.S.) or 339.222.5900 (International). 


Nick S.
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I am having the same issue. My TEST email is not in Spam. I sent it 5 times to myself and it never came.  My campaign did go out, with a 53% bounce rate. Something is clearly wrong. Waiting to call!!!

Hello @SharonJ858. I'm sorry that you had trouble as well receiving a test email. Were you sending a test email to a business domain? Sometimes, we see that these types of domains have higher security settings that can unfortunately prevent emails coming from Constant Contact from appearing in your inbox. We recommend whitelisting Constant Contact in your security program which definitely helps with having these emails arrive. 

 

If you still didn't receive a test email after doing whitelisting, I suggest contacting our Deliverability team as they are best equipped to handle these types of issues. Here is a link to their numbers and hours. 


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I write a monthly newsletter to about 320 customers. Two have not being getting them although you have their correct e.mail addresses. How many others have you been failing to send?? This is a very big issue with me and if it is not resolved very quickly, I will require compensation an/pr find an alternative emailer

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Hello @RobinB28. Thank you for reaching out to us in the Community. I see that you spoke with a member of our Support team this morning about some of your contacts not receiving your newsletter. I apologize that this is happening to you. I understand how important it is that your contacts are receiving the newsletters that you send out.

 

When this happens, we ask that your contacts make sure that they are checking their spam or junk folders to make sure that your newsletter did not land in either of those folders. If the email does not show in either of those folders, we also recommend that your contact whitelist Constant Contact in their security program. We send from many different IP addresses and it's possible that their security program may have blocked one of them. 

 

If your contacts are still having trouble receiving your emails, you may want to contact our Deliverability team who specialized in having emails land in the inbox. Here is a link to their numbers and hours. 


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In June one of my email recipients stopped receiving our Constant Contact Emails. Under her contact it shows they are delivered, but on her end, she is not receiving them. She contacted her company's IT Support and they said it is not an issue on her end. It is a problem on Constant Contact's side. 

 

How do we get the emails back into her inbox? And fast... thanks!

Hello @LaurensChamber,

 

That is very strange! Generally, if our system shows it as delivered then that means it successfully "launched from the cannon," so to speak. Even though the IT team says that the "issue" might not be on their end, it might be that it would not show as an issue. It's possible Constant Contact just needs to be whitelisted in your email security program. I would share this article on whitelisting with the IT team just to make sure that's been taken care of.

 

Otherwise I encourage you to call and speak with our Deliverability specialists. They can assist you more immediately and handle account sensitive information that we can't in the Community. They can be reached at 866.433.8499 (U.S.) or 339.222.5900 (International) and are available 8AM to 10PM ET Monday through Thursday and 8AM to 9PM ET on Fridays.


Nick S.
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Hello, I have been having issues with test emails all day. They are not delivering to my inbox (I've checked spam) or my colleague emails as well.

Hello @StephanieS101. I'm sorry that you haven't received your test emails. I see that you spoke with our Support team shortly after posting here and I hope that they were able to assist you. 

 

I see that you had checked your spam folder and did not see the email in there. What I can suggest (especially if you are using a business domain) is to whitelist Constant Contact in your security program. Constant Contact sends from many different IP addresses and it's possible that one of them may be blocked. Whitelisting would let your security program recognize where the email is coming from and help to have it land in the inbox. Here is more information on whitelisting


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I have just registered as a free trial member in Constant Contact.

I created a campaign and sent a test email but have not received it.

How long does it take for an email to reach its recipient?

 

 

 

Hello @MosesC95,

 

Welcome to Constant Contact! And the Community! I'm happy to assist you today.

 

A test email is usually delivered within a minute or two of being sent. It can depend on the email security settings of both the sender and the recipient. If you are sending it to an email address with high security on its ISP (Internet Service Provider), I recommend sending our article on whitelisting to the department that handles the security. This will guarantee that Constant Contact mailings will get through.


Nick S.
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I tried to test my email list but nothing is going through. What am I doing wrong? I set up to email accounts to test them but when I tried to email them, nothing appear.

Hi @LuisP039

 

So sorry you aren't receiving your test emails! If you're not receiving your emails in your inbox the first this we always suggest is to check your spam folder, or your promotions tab if you're testing in a Gmail address. We would be more than happy to help troubleshoot this further! In fact I took a peek at your account but could not see an email campaign to test myself.  Because of this I suggest reaching out to our Deliverability Support directly as they specialize in making sure your emails are being received. 

 

Hope this helps!


Frankie.P
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Our staff does not receive campaigns when the reply-to address utilizes the same domain as their work email addresses. They do receive emails when the reply-to address utilizes a different domain (gmail.com, for example).

 

I've checked the emails on our list and they're correct. None of the emails are bouncing (according to Constant Contact), but they're not showing up in employees' inboxes either .On each campaign, they show up under "sent" and "did not open," making it look like they were delivered, but there's no evidence of the emails in the employees' inboxes. We've tried whitelisting, and that doesn't work either.

 

How can I fix this problem? Our network technician thought that the domain name may be spelled incorrectly on your end. Is that a possibility? 

 

I've tried live-chatting but the window never loads. I'm hopeful this venue will help.