Webhook data sent to Zapier showing apostrophe as '

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    jesseboyd
    Asked on June 29, 2020 at 04:29 PM

    I have my form sending a webhook to Zapier. The form submissions that contain apostrophes are displaying them as '.

    This formatting is getting passed on to the destination.

    Any tips on how I can fix it? It's possible to occur in one of many text fields.

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    Ariel_P
    Answered on June 29, 2020 at 07:33 PM

    Greetings,

    Thank you for contacting Support.

    I'm currently looking at your form, I'll update you on this same thread as soon as I have some news.

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    Ariel_P
    Answered on June 29, 2020 at 08:28 PM

    Greetings,

    Thank you for reaching out.

    I have cloned your Maintenance Request form and wasn't able to reproduce the issue.

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    Nonetheless, try adding a Formatter on you Zap (Formatter by Zapier > Text) to fix your issue.

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    Select Convert valid HTML to Markdown, then select your affected fields as Values.

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    Here's a little test to see a preview of the formatter's result.

    Before:

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    After:

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    Please give it a try and let us know how it goes.