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    Email Notification HTML Format

    Asked by adrianmartins on June 16, 2014 at 06:59 PM

    I am having trouble with html on my Notifier3.  When a form is filled I get the email and it comes across as just the background image for my form.  How can I make the notifier show me the information on top of the background image?

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    Answered by EltonCris on June 16, 2014 at 08:11 PM


    Email clients are very strict with HTML codes, this is probably the reason why the formatting does not display properly when you view it on your email client.

    You are using inline CSS codes with absolute position property which are mostly stripped or not rendered properly on emails. I would suggest to recreate your email notification then start creating HTML codes from scratch with the background image like the following.

    <table style="background: url(http://s5.postimg.org/3vo2b47mv/page_001.jpg) no-repeat top left / 100% 100%;" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" width="100%">


    ..... your columns and rows



    You can use this tool to create your HTML table. http://html-tables.com/