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Workaround needed for non alpha-numeric characters in a text box value

westermo asked
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
Hi Experts

Could someone supply the correct method to allow me to generate emails using this window.open in VBSCRIPT?

It's only a problem when the textbox contains characters like the single quote symbol ( ' )or apersands (&) etc.

This is what I currently use....

window.open ("mailto:" & "?subject=Test" & "&Body=" & textbox.value)

If any of these characters are in textbox.value, the body text is generated up to the character but not after it.

Must be a simple way round this but it's beaten me.  Thanks in advance.
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