In some Cases the default Joomla Contact Component is sending no E-Mail. This can have several reasons, here we describe one of it and how to solve it.
First of all, please make sure that you have entered the correct E-Mail here:
ComponentsContactsContactsYour ContactContact DetailsE-Mail
If your Contact Form is still not sending any E-Mails please make sure you have no Typo Error in your Settings of the SMTP. If the Bug still isn't solved we recommended you to use a Joomla Contact Module, in most cases the use of such a Module solves the Error.
Another way is the following:
Change this Settings in the Contact Component AND the suitable Menu Item: Session check: yes and Custom Reply: noComponentsContactsYour Contact FormForm TabSession check: yesCustom Reply: no MenuYour MenuYour Contact FormMail OptionsSession check: yesCustom Reply: no
Or use a Joomla Contact or Form Extension
The easiest way to send E-Mails through Joomla or develope complex forms is to use a Extension for this. There are many available and they changing fast, so choose one: