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Sending emails with checkboxes on it

Posted on 2011-09-09
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Hello all,

I need to send an email and include a couple of checkboxes on it, POST form and with a SUBMIT button, and then the button is pressed, redirect the users to www.mywebsite.com/getanswers.aspx and retrieve the values of the checkboxes.

Is this possible? If so, will this work in all email clients?

Thanks!

Paula
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Question by:pvg1975
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HainKurt earned 2000 total points
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create email body as html

put something like this in body

<form name=".." action="http://www.mywebsite.com/getanswers.aspx" method=post>
chk1 : <input name=chk1><br>
chk2 : <input name=chk1><br>
<input type=submit value="Submit">
</form>

and send to yourself and see if it works... Most email clients will not run javascript, but this is pure html
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by:pvg1975
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It work on GMAIL and YAHOO but some reason it doesnt work on outlook
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by:pvg1975
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This is what it shows instead of the checkboxes and the button:

[ ] Selection A
[ ] Selection B
[ ] Selection C
[Submit]

Any workaround?

Thanks!
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by:HainKurt
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can you please send me a sample email (you can find my email in my contact info)
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by:pvg1975
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Hi HainKurt!

I ended up doing something completelly different :P

Points are yours. Thanks for your help.

Paula
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