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  • email and HTMl

    HI

    Having created an email template in Alpha and used a button/action script to instigate the email providing I use the Alpha client the email views perfectly. However if I use the windows default email client the email is shown with all the HTML code inserted.

    The email client (outlook 2002) is set to format in text not HTML and when a new email is created in outlook it does use text formatting. I've tried setting outlook to formAT in HTML but the HTML code is still shown below.

    Has anyone seen this and is the problem with Alpha or Outlook?

    Thanks

    Ian

    "style""!--p { margin-top: 0; margin-bottom: 0 }--""/style""/head""body background=""""P"Please find listed below our invoice for Services rendered:-"/P""P"  "/P""P" Invoice No: 0"/P""P"  "/P""P" "/P""P""TABLE cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 width="90%" align=center border=0" "TR" "TD"  Audit Food stocks"/TD" "TD" 100.00"/TD""/TR" "TR" "TD" "/TD" "TD" "/TD""/TR" "TR" "TD" "/TD" "TD" "/TD""/TR" "TR" "TD" "/TD" "TD" "/TD""/TR" "TR" "TD"   VAT"/TD" "TD"  17.50"/TD""/TR" "TR" "TD"   Total Due"/TD" "TD" 117.50"/TD""/TR""/TABLE" "/P""P" "/P""P" "/P""P"Your remittance within 28 days would be appreciated."/P""P" "/P""P" "/P""P" Edwards Micros "br""br""br""br""br""/P""/body"

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    RE: email and HTMl

    Just had another look and have tried using outlook express and incredimail as the default email client and all show the html code

    Ian

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    • #3
      RE: email and HTMl

      You didn't get a reply to this? I have the same problem, too.

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      • #4
        RE: email and HTMl

        Sorry I didn't get a reply so temproarily I changed to the Alpha client and to my shame for various reasons I have not returned to the problem.

        However I have just tried it again and I still have the problem so I'll get back to it ASAP.

        Ian

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        • #5
          RE: email and HTMl

          I've started a new thread for this, above, in which I've tried to summarize the problem. Hopefully there will be a response. Switching to the built-in client isn't ideal for several reasons.

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          • #6
            RE: email and HTMl

            Hi

            I realise that but unfortunatly illnes forced a re appraisal and after that the client cancelled the job.

            Since then I've been involved in other projects including setting up my own hosting company with WAS as an option.

            I will however return to this problem shortly and keep an idea on the thread.

            Ian

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