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#94720 (In Topic #18869)

Community saint

My next port of call with ocPortal is configuring and sending newsletter.

I would like them sent in HTML format.

So I have been following the tutorial and thought that I would start by copying the example into a new Newsletter.

I clicked "Send out an issue" and then pasted the example into the message box, selected html and then hit preview.

The preview did not show what I expected:


Dear unknown,

Your text goes here.

You're receiving this newsletter because you subscribed at some point. Not interested anymore? [url=""]Unsubscribe[/url].

and the test email looked like this:


[semihtml]Dear unknown,

Your text goes here.

You're receiving this newsletter because you subscribed at some point. Not interested anymore? [url=""]Unsubscribe[/url].


So it looks like the "MAIL" template is doing some over riding and the semihtml is not working.

Am I just missing something here ?

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Not my experience when running some quick tests on your site…

Assuming "Send in HTML-format only" is ticked (checked).

WYSIWYG off + full HTML with <html> tag in it:
Passes directly through as raw HTML

WYSIWYG off + partial HTML without <html> tag in it:
Treated as Comcode, passes through such that the HTML tags would be visible.

WYSIWYG on (whether full HTML with <html> entered into source view, or just normal WYSIWYG editing):
Treated as Comcode&HTML, will be processed accepting both, passes through accordingly.

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