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Adds a recipient.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
SendMail 4.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "SendMail.AddRecipient"; EmailID; Type; Email { ; Name } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
EmailID The email reference number obtained using SendMail.CreateEmail function. $EmailID
Type The type of recipient. Can be TO, BCC, CC or ReplyTo. "CC"
Email The email address of the recipient. ""
Name Optional
Optional the name of the recipient. If this name contains special characters, it will be automatically encoded with UTF-8.
"John Miller"


Returns OK or error.


Adds a recipient.
This function can be used easily if the type is also a field in your database.
As an alternative you can of course also use SendMail.AddTo, SendMail.AddReplyTo, SendMail.AddCC or SendMail.AddBCC.

You can call this in a loop several times to add as many recipients as needed.


Add email address for a carbon copy:

MBS( "SendMail.AddRecipient"; $email; "CC"; ""; "Bob Miller")

See also

Created 5th September 2014, last changed 24th February 2018

SendMail.AddHeader   -   SendMail.AddReplyTo

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