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HTML and the Desktop Class

Alan Shiers
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Joined: Sep 24, 2003
Posts: 236
Hi there,

As most are already familiar, often we get emails in our email clients that are strictly HTML as apposed to plain text. I wanted to use the Desktop class to send an email that also was marked up using HTML. Like so:

This didn't have the desired affect. When the new email client window opened the body field contained all of the markup text. I expected to just see "Hello There" in a purple font. Is there a way to have the email client load up and display the HTML properly?

Darryl Burke

Joined: May 03, 2008
Posts: 4523

You can use the JavaMail API with the content type "text/html"

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