Email templates

Email templates - need to know

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Email templates save time and standardize formal communications. You can create and use email templates for sending every document type.
See Setup>Email Templates> for a List of templates and their associated Documents.
The quickest way to learn how to create a template is to edit an example from the List.

Setup Email template

Create a new template for the associated Document
Setup>Email Templates>New Template and choose the Document type.
Template Name
Free text
Description
Free Text
From
A variable i.e. ${company_from_email}
Reply To
A variable i.e. ${company_from_email}
Subject
Free text, including variables
Copy to
A variable i.e. ${company_from_email}
Plain text
Send as plain text, probably ‘Courier’

Mail merge parameters (variables)

Parameter name
Description

Customers and Suppliers

${title}
Main contact title
${first_name}
Main contact first name
${last_name}
Main contact last name
${customer_login_id}
Login ID for customer portal
${customer_password}
Login password for customer portal
${balance}
The account balance

Lead

${first_name}
Main contact first name
${last_name}
Main contact last name

Customer/Supplier Payment

${amount_paid}
The amount paid
${payment_date}
The payment date
${payment_details}
Invoice # and amount paid for each invoice

Documents (Sales Orders/Invoices/Bills etc)

${title}
Customer/Supplier title
${full_name}
Customer/Supplier full name
${first_name}
Customer/Supplier first name
${last_name}
Customer/Supplier last name
${due_date}
Due date
${@partnerRef} for ‘customer ref’ on docs
${@fieldname} - for any field on doc (found by looking at the source)
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