SharePoint Online with Office 365 and email


We are running SharePoint Online and Office 365.  I am trying to figure out a way to add an email link to a web part and not certain how to go about it.  I want to create a web part that has a Need Help?  type question with an link so when the user clicks on it opens up Outlook with the correct To: email address filled in and the user can complete the rest.  Any suggestions on how to do this is greatly appreciated.

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Scot HalvorsenCommented:
If you just want to give a user the ability to email a specific address you can use the following;

<a href=" Promotion">Click here for more info!</a>

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You can even pre define  the content of the message by using the param "body";

<a href=" Promotion&body=Details on the item of the week">Click here for more info!</a>

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j_heckAuthor Commented:
Hello shalvors,

I meant to ask, where does the above html for the email go in the web part?

Scot HalvorsenCommented:
You can add this bit of HTML directly to your page using the Content Editor (Remember to edit the Source), or create an "External Link" that uses the contents of "href" for the location.
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