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What exactly does Inbound Email provide?

Our SP2010 farm has Outbound Email config'd just fine in Client Admin. What I've not found though, is an explanation of just what we would get by configuring Inbound Email. Google tells me how to ...
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sharepoint 2010, workflow, “start task process on current item with these user” action

I have created workflow. In the workflow I used the "start task process on current item with these user" action. my problem: the user do not receive any email/task notification. in the "edit task ...
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Setting email priority with SPUtility.SendEmail()

I want to set the mail priority using SPUtility.SendMail() I know I can do it with MailMessage myMail = new MailMessage(); myMail.From = "from@microsoft.com"; myMail.To = "to@microsoft.com"; ...
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Email validation in SharePoint 2010

We have a column of type "E-Mail" and we'd like to attach validation to it so it conforms to the normal regular expression email validations at a specific domain. Is this possible without writing a ...
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Using a fake vs. real email account for outgoing notifications

We have an implementation of SharePoint with over 2000 users. For all notifications we are using a fake administrator email account for the From field. eg)intranetadmin@server.com - no actual email ...
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Workflow doesn't send Mail

I created a workflow with send mail action. When users add new item to the list, the workflow works. It sends mail to admin. I created new item but mail doesn't send. When I look The e-mail ...
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Change SharePoint notifications account

When the users get a an email notification from SharePoint, they get that from an email account. Something like sharepoint@email.com. I want to change the account the email notifications are sent ...
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Sending email when user click a specified button

I'm a newbie of SharePoint 2010. I would like to send an email when a user click on a specified custom button relative to an element in a list. I would like to add into the body of the email some ...
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Unable to attach an SPEmailEventReceiver to my list

I'm trying to link an SPEmailEventReceiver to my document library.. First of all I created the EventReceiver using the Visual Studio 2010 Add -> Event Receiver -> List Email Events -> Document ...
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Birthday workflow

I created a list with two columns. One is the Name and the other is a Date Column which means the day of the Name´s Birthday. What I´m trying to do is, when the birthday day comes, sends an email to ...
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SPWeb is undefined

I am a newbie in sharepoint and only for 1 month. I am using sharepoint 2007,.aspx. and doing for an email form with some validation, after user pass the validation the email send. But I'm getting the ...
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How do I email a user from a custom sharepoint list?

I have a custom list that populates from a suggestion box on the home page from employees. I have also displayed the created by column to show who submitted the suggestion. Now, how can I email a ...
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SharePoint - email reminder when task passed it's dead-line

We're using SharePoint Server 2007 and it's List feature for task delegation and progress report. Can I somehow set or develop a email reminder which could alert the user if his task passed defined ...
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SharePoint 2010 change alert email message

Hi is there a way to change the content of the alert email associated with a document library or a list? In SP2007, I know it is possible to do so by changing the alertteamplate.xml in the 12 hive. ...
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SPD - HTML Emails w/ CSS

I've downloaded an HTML template from here http://www.campaignmonitor.com/templates/ and didn't touch the css or any of the parent nodes of the document for that matter. I just sent it as is through ...
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Email SharePoint Document Externally?

We currently have a SharePoint 2010 intranet site and are wondering whether we can send document stored in a SharePoint library to external emails? I know you can 'Email a Link' but since they are ...
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SPUtility.SendEmail works but will not send links

In SP 2010, I'm using SPUtility.SendEmail and it is working fine except for sending links. In the body string argument, I input "<a href=\"http://www.google.com\">Click me</a>" It ...
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How do I send an email when a value has been changed?

I have an InfoPath web based form that has a few email addresses set up in different sections of the form. I want the Submit action to send an email to the changed email address only and not all. Is ...
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SMTP folder location

I have a sucessful implementation of incoming email in my environment. I encountered an issue today however, after a change I made to the location of the SMTP "Badmail, Drop, Pickup and Queue" folders ...
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Can I change the objet type of an email alert (SP 2007)

I've set up my SharePoint list (MOSS 2007) to send email alerts, and it does. However, the object type of these alerts is "Sharing Message" and not "Message". This means that they appear differently ...
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Best practice for saving one section of text (e-mail) that administrators can edit

I have a custom form that takes the input, sends it to a webservice, which then creates a user and sends an e-mail to the new user. However, the e-mail text will from time to time be changed. My ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Workflow send email after list item creation

I'm creating a custom workflow for my team in SharePoint 2010. When someone edits a list item and sets a value to "New" then a new item is created a different list. I would like to email the user and ...
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Insert current logged on user's email address into script embeded on Sharepoint page

I have to login to another system from SharePoint. This is done by embeding a piece of javascript which redirects the user to the site, but must grab the current users email address to insert into the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Emails

The workflow for my task it's created , it's should send an email to assigned user once the new task created and i publish the workflow without any error. My question is i'am using the SharePoint ...
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Get SPUser by passing Email address

i have an Email address of particular user. Now i want the SP username of that particular email address programatically. Thanks.
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Email cannot be sent: make sure the outgoing e-mail settings for the server are configured correctly

I made a three-state workflow in my issue list. But when I added a new item and assigned a user, a workflow is in progress the error appeared. the email cannot be sent. make sure the outgoing ...
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Workflow cannot send E-Mails, but Sharepoint can

I made a Workflow with the very first step to send me an e-mail. The next step is to set the workflow state from (unset) to something else. When I look at the workflow-state in SharePoint, it says ...
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Issue when setting 'from' in the SPUtility.SendEmail()

I have created a custom action through which I am sending the email to the selected contact items from the contacts list. I have used SPUtility.SendEmail() method to send mail. To show other than ...
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The e-mail message could not be sent. Make sure the outgoing e-mail settings for the server are configured correctly

I have a 2 server SharePoint farm. All outgoing emails were working fine. I just restarted both servers and now after that none of the emails are being sent. I am using OOB publishing workflow and ...
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E-mail only working sometimes in SharePoint 2013?

Whenever I create or start a simple workflow with an email action I receive this message: 11/19/2013 9:41 AM Error No presence informationadministrator **Coercion warning: user or group does not ...
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What field in Active Directory should be populated to allow e-mail alerts?

Apologies if this is a duplicate, but none of the questions I've found so far seem to answer this specific question. I have a SharePoint site where no users (or almost no users) can create alerts ...
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“Share with” e-mail invitations not being sent even though all other e-mails work in On-Premise SP 2013

We do not have on-premise SharePoint 2013 in production but the three dev farms that I have access to all have the same odd behavior. The majority of SMTP functions work correctly (adding to groups, ...
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I dont see the “incomming email setting” in my list settings

I found alot of tutorials how to enable incomming email settings for lists or libraries. I have installed smtp in my iis 6.0. The smtp is working because did try to send some test mails with an smtp ...
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Workflow - send email on single field change?

My question is similar to this post. I just want my workflow to send an email when the "project lead" field changes. I currently have a workflow that fires once when the item is created, simply ...
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best way to add people to sharepoint group

i have a list where based on users area and code there is a group name associated.i need to get the users input of area and areacode, check it from the list and find the appropriate group name and ...
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Sending weekly emails with a list of all outstanding items

First, let me start with my scenario. We have a custom SharePoint list that we use to control all our company's work. Managers will add items for the staff to do. It includes things such as the ...
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Email EventReciever

I have a massive problem that I need to solve. I have a document library that is a catch all dumping ground for emails that are forwarded there by our users out in the field. With in these emails are ...
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How do I include email attachments to a blog post through incoming email

I am publishing posts to a SharePoint 2010 blog through incoming email. This is working perfectly but I'd like to send any attachments to an attachments library and include the attachments at the ...
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Send Mail to user, when End date is less than 4 days

I have a Data Sheet type list, where I have items with fields - Title, Start Date, End Date, Person allocated, and a comment column. Now how can I create a workflow to trigger, when the elements end ...
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List/Library level custom alert template

All, I am following the instructions from here (custom alert template) to set custom alert template for a list/library. I have a document library for which I would like custom alert email. Following ...
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Setting up deadlines for a time sensitive workflow

I'm creating a typical three state workflow where the Approver must approve after a certain number of days. It was suggested that these deadlines for the Approver shouldn't be set from the workflow, ...
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add CC to sharepoint task

Is there any way to assign a person/group to be CC'd on a sharepoint task, so they get the same notifications as the assigned user? I have a custom workflow where I create tasks, and an administrator ...
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How do I send an email from a sandboxed workflow action?

I have been tasked with creating a SharePoint 2010 sandboxed workflow that essentially scans a custom list and sends emails to specific users when certain conditions for a given list item are true. ...
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where are the items in a document library?

Just inherited this issue that was left from previous developer so i have NO knowledge of how the process is working. Actually, user sends email to an email account and then the document gets pushed ...
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SP Alert email cuts off Excel table in Office 2010 but not Office 2003

I have an alert set up for a discussion board. We have been using Office 03 just fine, email comes in, the body is shown fully, everything is great. However, when we use Office 2010, not sure if its ...
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What are the best options for parsing an email message?

So I have a document library setup to accept incoming emails. As I can see from the library's columns, there are a number of fields that I can leverage for information (i.e. E-Mail CC, etc) for ...
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Modifying Alert Subscription Template

Is there a way I can customize the alert subscription email sent to users when they subscribe (or their subscription added by System Administrator) to a list for Alerts? I've gone through ...
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Unable to editing user profiles

I've SharePoint Server 2007 installed on Windows Server 2003 (x32). I'm trying to create Alerts but I get the error: The following users do not have e-mail addresses specified: System Account, ...
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Is there a way to allow external users to send emails to my list

I am working on SharePoint server 2013, and i have added an Announcement list. then i configure the announcement list to receive in-coming emails,so currently our domain users can send an email to the ...
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SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail “To” must be different format for some users

I am having trouble with sending emails via REST in javascript following the answer in this question: Send E-mail from javascript using REST API My issue is that emails, for some users, are only ...