How to escape quotes?
Posted on 2003-10-27
A simple question that's holding me up, so I gave it 250! I'm using CDO to send an e-mail where the message body is built based on form responses... problem is inside the declaration of the message body, I need to write extensive CF logic to build the message body. This code contains quotes, so it is bombing. A short example...
<cfset objNewMail.Body = "Date of registration: #dateformat(now(),"mm/dd/yy")# #CHR(13)#
<cfif #lcase(FORM.CDIpreconf)# is "yes">
Career Development Institute #CHR(13)#</cfif>
While this example is very short, the real deal is about 50 lines of this. Is there a way to tell ColdFusion to parse through a block of code, put the result out to a variable, and then I could just use the variable? I'm putting pretty much the same information to the page for the user to view as a confirmation and that of course works without issue.