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Any alternative to mailto option?

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    venkatzeus

    Hi,

    The mailto: command is very useful,  but not so useful when a large chunk of HTML formatted body text must also be sent.

     

    I want my application to to create a full new mail message (in the default mail client, usually Outlook), which the user can then modify and send. Specifying mailto: someid ?body=XXX  will not suffice, as the body text is too long and must be HTML formatted.

     

    Is there any alernate to using the mailto command.

     

    Thank you

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    W3bbo

    There isn't.

     

    You application should send the mail itself. Consider using the RichTextBox control.

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