A client wanted to be able to easily contact customers through the New Order admin notification in Woocommerce by simply replying to that notification. The default reply-to is the store owner’s email, so we needed a way to make it appear as if it came from the customer.
After trying and failing a handful of solutions, including routing email through Mandrill, I came across a plugin by Peter Hartree:
Yes it works. Yes it was the easiest $12 fix ever.
Here’s a script that I recently updated to work for my client. Add it to your
functions.php file or custom functions plugin:
Let me know in the comments if this script works for you!