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I am trying to use the following code to send HTML format mail, but I get cdoBodyFormatHTML variable undefined.  Sending regular text (without the bodyformat) works fine.

Dim objMail
Set objMail = Server.CreateObject("CDONTS.NewMail")
objMail.To = "don@bbb.com"
objMail.From = "donb@bbb.net"
objMail.Subject = "Test Message"
objMail.BodyFormat = cdoBodyFormatHTML
objMail.Body = msg
objMail.Send
Set objMail = Nothing

msg is HTML
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rmullins earned 200 total points
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It is undefined unless you did a server side include for a file that has that constant defined.

cdoBodyFormatHTML is referred to in the documentation if you use constants. In this case, if you look at your code, it is simply a variable that is undefined.

The easiest (although not the most readable) would be to replace:
"objMail.BodyFormat = cdoBodyFormatHTML"
with
"objMail.BodyFormat = 0" (zero, not the letter)

Alternatively, you could declare constants either on the page or in an include file.
An example that you could use is:
"Const cdoBodyFormatHTML = 0"

As a side note, make sure you have the SMTP Service running when you execute this.

Happy mailing,
-- Rob --
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You are very welcome. :-)
-- Rob --
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