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Method name Description
__construct Constructor
Send Send the mail
setSender Set the E-Mail sender
setSubject Set the E-Mail subject
setBody Set the E-Mail body
addRecipient Add recipients to the email
addCC Add carbon copy recipients to the email
addBCC Add blind carbon copy recipients to the email
addAttachment Add file attachments to the email
addReplyTo Add Reply to e-mail address(es) to the e-mail
useSendmail Use sendmail for sending the e-mail
useSMTP Use SMTP for sending the e-mail
sendMail Function to send an e-mail
sendAdminMail Sends mail to administrator for approval of a user submission
getInstance Returns the global e-mail object, only creating it if it doesn't already exist.


jimport( 'joomla.mail.mail' );


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