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Questions tagged [email]

Questions about mail related issues in CiviCRM. For question specifically about CiviCRM's mass mailings system use the tag *civimail*.

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How to generate a receipt when Pay Later contribution is received

I am using a Contribution page to take payments for Memberships, and wish to use the 'Pay Later' option. I can set this up and it records the contribution OK, and a administrator can record the ...
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Email signature is set but does not appear in messages I compose

This question: Customize a User's Signature indicates that it should be possible for CiviCRM to automatically include an email signature if one is set for the sending user. I have set a signature ...
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Email Greeting Updater in scheduled jobs failed

Running Drupal 7 with CiviCRM 5.6.0. Noticed in BCC'd copies of confirmation emails for an event that some records have a blank "Email Greeting" field since the template is addressing {contact....
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CiviEvent: possible to trigger an email to event organizer when participant count reaches a certain number?

I'd like to be able to notify organizers when a certain number of participants have registered. I don't want to shut down registration or offer a waiting list to participants, I just need the staff ...
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Activitiy's email content - how is it generated and can it be changed?

When assigning an activity in CiviCRM to a contact using the field "Assigned to". Unless deactivated those contacts get send an email. My question is, how this email is generated - is there a ...
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How to check contact read email or not when send email to Individual?

I'm using WordPress 4.9.8, CiviCRM to 5.5.1, I usually send email to contact by Search> Find contacts View contact details Action> Send email Send email ok, Contact received mail ok like picture But ...
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CiviEvent Confirmation Email Displaying Profiles Not Used In Event

We have created some custom fields/profiles to use with certain CiviEvent registrations. These profiles only display in the event registration when they are selected in the event setup - as expected. ...
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Contribution Page Confirmation Emails

So, we recently set up a contribution page for people to buy tickets for a raffle we're hosting on our website. However, we are not receiving confirmation emails upon purchases. We get them when ...
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Contacts visible in mailing list group, not on hold or otherwise dnd, but skipped by mail out

I'm fairly sure I've worked out why this is happening, but want some input to confirm the problem, and hopefully pointers for fixing it. We totally refreshed our main mailing list in line with GDPR, ...
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Disable Email Sending by Authenticated Users?

Running 5.3 on Drupal 7. Is there any built in way to disable the ability for authenticated users to send an email? Currently they can only view their own contact, but the action menu still has an ...
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How to update a sequence email created by CiviCRM?

I'm using WordPress 4.9.8, CiviCRM to 5.4.0, CiviRules 2.1 and E-mail API 1.17.2 I've created a sequence email by CiviRules by steps: Step 1: After user added to a group G, send email 1 Step 2: ...
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CiviCRM Slow Bulk Emails to Sparkpost via Rest

Hopefully someone can help.. First the particulars: CiviCRM 5.1.2 / Wordpress Sparkpost Extension: 1.1 Mailer Batch: 0 Mailer throttle: 0 Mailer job: 1000 Mailer Cron: 8 It appears that when ...
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Some tokens not work with CiviRules 2.1 and E-mail API 1.17.2?

I'm using WordPress 4.9.8, CiviCRM to 5.4.0, CiviRules 2.1 and E-mail API 1.17.2. I've created a Rule that send email to contact when added to a group. I've used some token here https://docs.civicrm....
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E-mail body blank to some recipients

I'm having an issue similar to that described in Blank emails to some specific addresses When I send an e-mail to myself (using SMTP through Civi) it is fine. However, some recipients do not see the ...
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CiviMail DKIM signature failure

We have DKIM configured with the MTA we are using with CiviCRM, and it appears to be working. However, the DKIM signature fails consistently; using a checker it appears the mail has been altered ...
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CiviCRM, SMTP and Office 365?

We use Office 365 Exchange Online for our emails. Whilst you can configure CiviCRM outbound mail to use it, you can't actually send mail using it. I have done some investigation, and the reason is ...
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Personalize browser version of email

I'm trying to figure out how to get the browser version of an email to match an email using tokens in terms of personalization. The email shows the person's first and last name, the opt out and ...
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Authentication error when running the “Fetch Bounces” scheduled job:

Parameters parsed (and passed to API method): a:1:{s:7:"version";i:3;} Full message: Finished execution of Fetch Bounces with result: Failure, Error message: A fatal error was triggered: Could not ...
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Why does the default 'from' email address not show as the first option when using 'Send Email' Activity

This seems odd. If I add a second email address to the list of "from" emails at /civicrm/admin/options/from_email_address?reset=1 and set it to default, i expect it to be selected as the first option ...
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“Create new account” error

I'm testing out the ability to "Create new account" from the link associated with the "User login" widget. I get the attached error message. Send mail works in other contexts. Any ideas?
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Difference using primary vs main email address

What is the different between the main and primary email address? How are these two used by CiviCRM?
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Bee email composer integration (alternative to Mosaico)

Has anyone had experience with using Bee with Civi? I see that Nicolas Ganivet, the co-founder and CTO of Cividesk, was looking into it back in 2016. In my opinion, Bee has significant advantages ...
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Email blast mailing through CiviCRM

How can I send an e-blast email mail to groups from different states after pulling a report in CSV FORMAT from CiviCRM
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Email-to-activity processing – can't create subfolders of the inbox

When setting up a Civi site for a client, I turned on email-to-activity processing. When you do this, Civi tries to set up two folders ('CiviMail/ignored' and 'CiviMail/processed') as subfolders of ...
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Unsubscribe error message

If the Civi user isn’t logged into their account then they get the following error when clicking token inside their email footer: Sorry, due to an error, we are unable to fulfill your request at ...
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How to send a confirmation email when adding a contact to group via API?

I'm using the REST API to create contacts and add them to an existing mailing group. I want to add them as pending and trigger the confirmation email but I can't find a way to do it via the API. The ...
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Email-to-activity processing – create Activity at future date

I would like to be able to set tasks on a Contact using the Email-to-Activity processor. This would allow me to set Scheduled activities on a Contact in CiviCRM, like: Follow-up with Sally in two ...
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Email with token to cell in excel file

We are trying to send an email that inserts a token from an imported Excel file to a specific URL for each member. It does not run, just gets stuck. Where can I go to find details about setting up and ...
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Email On Hold? options

It looks like there are two options for indicating that an email address in on hold. Is there a way to add another option? If so, how would I go about doing that?
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What order are CiviMail emails sent from CiviCRM?

Is there a clear pattern to the order in which emails are sent from CiviMail queues? For example, emails are sent from the queue in no specific order sorted alphabetically, A-Z sorted by contact ID ...
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Hook to stop a contact's email from being deleted

We have a new requirement to stop an admin from deleting a contact's email if that email is found in one of our other systems. I am trying to do this through a validateForm hook. I can figure out ...
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Civimail bounce

I'm beating my head over this, maybe someone else can shed some light. Centos7 php7.0 mariadb 5.5 Joomla! 3.8.7 CiviCRM 5.0.0 Virtualmin (Dovecot 2.2.10 + Postfix 2.10.1) If I run the email ...
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Primary Emails not Being seen as primary

I have an a bunch of organizations we imported via csv. The email addresses are checked under the contacts summary as 'primary'. However they are not receiving emails and reminders and in search ...
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Embedding Social Media Posts

Is there a way to embed social media posts in email templates? I specifically mean videos from Facebook? I have tried using the provided code, and messing with the source code within the Mosaico ...
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The reply-to field is populated with a number sometimes when sending mail

I'm having the following problem on site running 4.7.31 and I would like to know if anyone else is having it. When sending an email from the contact summary screen, if the user picks their own ...
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Mail sender validation error

Using CiviCRM 4.7.31 / Joomla! 3.8.6 / PHP 5.6.33 After Upgrade from 4.7.29 to 4.7.31 it is not possible to send mails. Test Mails do work Error is obviously related to standard sender address, but ...
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How do I reply to an email in CiviCRM (Activity or CiviCase)

I have CiviCRM set up to import e-mails that are sent to our main support desk. These e-mails come in as "Inbound Email" activity types. At this time we are manually importing those e-mails into a ...
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What are some best practices for inbound email handling with CiviCRM?

Our organization has grown past the point where one person can handle the inbound e-mail from our members. I'm looking for best practices from the community on how to handle this. We don't want to ...
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How do I automatically create a case on inbound email?

I feel like this is an incredibly basic question, but I have read through the user guide, the admin guide, and searched stackexchange and google, and I have not found the answer. I have set up an e-...
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Preventing Bots From Harvesting Emails Displayed Through Views

On a public page I am listing some member contact details, including the email address by using a Drupal view. Is there a method or a module that I can use to prevent Bots from harvesting the email ...
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Configure Default Mailbox error should not be happening

WP 4.9.4, CiviCRM 4.7.29 I have "Configure Default Mailbox" error popping up everytime. But my emails all seem to work, I have no issues with email at all at this time. Under Organization Addr and ...
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View bounces when sending through general email (not CiviMail)

Is there a way to view or be informed about bounces sent through CiviCRM other than through the CiviMail component (i.e. send now, transactional emails, etc.)? I discovered that a contact who should ...
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Delivery mail status - unknown

Is the delivery mail status 'unknown' a case of Civi not having sent the mail out at all and is still effectively in the queue to send? Having lots of problems sending bulk mailing e.g. where only ...
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Need to search for the contacts who's email greeting or Addressee fields have been left blank

When trying to send out mass emails, there are contacts (members) who's email greeting or addressee fields have been left blank in their contact information. Is there a way to search for all these ...
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How to use G Suite / GMail as your CiviMail Provider

After receiving some clarity on CiviMail settings and using a ton of guides - we were able to setup GSuite / GMail as our email provider. The answer to how we implemented it is below. If others have ...
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Why is inbound email activity uneditable in case activity list?

If I send an email to the configured inbound email address it correctly creates an activity. I can see the activity in the activities list on my own contact and on the contact connected with the ...
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How to send an email message with CiviMail to a certain % of contacts in a group

I want to send a newsletter twice (or more) a week to certain contacts in a group, but I don't want to send people more than one e-mail per week. In this scenario, what I need is to limit the number ...
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Emails templates in the language of the receiver

I am working on a project in Belgium, where they speak French and Dutch. Now I want to send an email in the language of the receiver, using a standard template. Does CiviCRM offer options to support ...
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Inbound email formatting differs in Activities compared to CiviCase

Is it possible to include line breaks in activities created from inbound emails, given that this is implemented in CiviCase? If so are there any suggestions about how to go about implementing this? ...
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CiviMail Alternative Outbound Mailbox/From Address

We are using CiviMail, but I'm a bit confused on the purpose of the FROM field when sending mailings. We have about four different email addresses set up in the CiviMail From Email Addresses screen, ...