Having trouble emailing tickets or receipts from Wintix? We have a solution: Gmail

(Last Updated On: November 8, 2019)

Gmail is a little different from standard email:

  • Gmail uses port 987 and is encrypted
  • Anything sent to the server must be encrypted in order to be accepted

Notes:

  • Gmail accounts are free and do not take much time to set up.That means that you do not need to use your local ISP.
  • ISPs can be difficult to get hold of and cryptic when delivering information.
  • Gmail does a pretty good job of filtering spam out of email. As a result, ISPs tend to trust Gmail. The result is that your customers get the email you send.
  • Gmail will send everything: reports, receipts and tickets.

How to set up Gmail in Wintix:

  1. Install the latest update to Wintix by going to Help | About Wintix | Download update.
  2. There are a few ways to get to the email screen, but here is one that your may follow: Go to Sales | Sales records | Go to the last sale.
  3. On the General information tab, click the “Print a receipt” button.
  4. Select the “to Email” radio button.
  5. ┬áIf you want to attach tickets as well, check the “Email tix with receipt” box.
  6. Click on the “Print the receipt” button.
  7. The email window will open.
  8. Enter the information highlighted in yellow below.

 

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