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Sets the plain text of the new email.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
SendMail 4.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "SendMail.SetPlainText"; EmailID; Text )   More


Parameter Description Example value
EmailID The email reference number obtained using SendMail.CreateEmail function. $EmailID
Text The plain text for the email. Will be encoded by the plugin to quoted printable UTF-8. Email::PlainText


Returns OK or error.


Sets the plain text of the new email.
See also SendMail.SetHTMLText and SendMail.SetRichText.
You can read text content from file using the Text.ReadTextFile function.

You can use Text.MergeFields to replace placeholders with values from variables, fields and expressions.


Create email and set content:

Set Variable [$EmailID; Value:MBS("SendMail.CreateEmail")]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("SendMail.SetPlainText"; $EmailID; "Hello World")]

Sets the text as plain text and as html:

Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS("SendMail.SetHTMLText"; $EmailID; "<html><body>" & GetAsCSS(EMail::PlainText) & "</body></html>") ]
Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS("SendMail.SetPlainText"; $EmailID; EMail::PlainText) ]

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Created 3th September 2014, last changed 15th October 2018

SendMail.SetMessageID   -   SendMail.SetRichText

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