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Apostrophe in field used as email subject ends up & # 039 ;

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    I have a form with a text field, requesting the Subject. I use that field as the subject for the email. In Gmail (and maybe other email clients?) the apostrophe gets converted to & # 039 ; and looks funky. In the body of the email, it looks fine (rendered as HTML.) Any way around that?

    [edit - spaced out the html entity characters to prevent conversion here. It really looks like it does in the screenshot]


    Posted 13 years ago on Friday January 8, 2010 | Permalink
  2. We will look into this and see whats up. It's probably a character escaping issue.

    Posted 13 years ago on Friday January 8, 2010 | Permalink
  3. i can second this... in Gmail and Apple Mail... happens in our subject line, too.

    thanks for looking into it.

    Posted 13 years ago on Friday January 22, 2010 | Permalink
  4. This is on our bug fix list for the next release.

    Posted 13 years ago on Monday January 25, 2010 | Permalink