Invalid mail address

User Creation / Mail Address issue

With the new 10.0.10 release the default way to create users has changed.

You will see now this page

instead of this page


when trying to create a new local user.

If you want to go to the previous way, just click on the gear icon at the left bottom of the users page

and check “Set password for new users”.


After this you will have the usual page again:


PS. You can configure your email server in the general section of the admin settings. Here is the according documentation

RFC 2822

If you getting this error message:

…does not comply with RFC 2822

Here is the PR that fixes your error.

Here is the patch that you would have to implement with patch.

This fix will be included in the next release of ownCloud. Probably 10.0.11.

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