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2315126 - How to insert an e-mail address hyperlink so that clicking the link will launch your mail client with the users email address

Symptom

Within a group in SAP Jam you may wish to add a link so that users can email individuals. 

Please note that the People widget offers this functionality but in certain cases this would not be ideal, e.g. if you want to include the link within a sentence.

Environment

SAP Jam

Resolution

Wherever there is the link icon  link icon.jpg you can add an e-mail address hyperlink, some examples include: 

  • within a text widget:

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  • within a wiki: 

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1. Click the link icon

2. Select 'URL' from the 'All' dropdown menu

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3. Insert the text that you want to appear and the e-mail address in the format 'mailto:email address' (e.g. firstname.lastname@gmail.com) and click 'Insert Link'

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4. RESULT This will result in an email address hyperlink. When a user clicks on the hyperlinkthe users mail client will launch, ready to send email to the recipents email address

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Keywords

KBA , LOD-SF-JAM , SAP Jam , LOD-JAM , SAP Jam , How To

Product

SAP Jam 1207 ; SAP Jam 1210 ; SAP Jam 1302 ; SAP Jam 1305 ; SAP Jam 1308 ; SAP Jam 1311 ; SAP Jam 1405 ; SAP Jam 1408 ; SAP Jam 1508 ; SAP Jam 1511 ; SAP Jam 1602 ; SAP Jam 1605