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Email Request Forms Capadability

By paulwsheppard ·
I Design web pages and since I have uploaded Explorer 6 & Netscape 6.2 My send button only opens up with outlook or netscape Email.
Even from onother server..
whit IE 5 they work.

Could somone Help?

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Email Request Forms Capadability

by Jay Eckles In reply to Email Request Forms Capad ...

If you're using the infamous "mailto:" as an action for the form, then the browsers are finally behaving as they should. A mailto action assumes that the user has an email client that is integrated with the browser, and more and more often this is simply not the case, so the forms fail for more and more people. You should always have an http action - it's extremely easy to install a pre-written Perl script or ASP that would mail the contents of any arbitrary form to an email address you select, and that's pretty much guaranteed to work.

Good luck.

Jay Eckles

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