I prefer the SMTPit plug-in, but it can also be done with applescript on a Mac, or DDE on Windows.
I have a demo if you like. . .
Ruben van den Boogaard
> hello !
> i had the same problem ...
> my solution:
> 1. outlook-options: DO NOT send email immediately.
> 2. script in filemaker:
> show all records / e.g. perform a search before
> go to record [first]
> send mail [no dialog, "mailheader"] / incl. the email body text
> go to record [exit after last, next]
> end loop
> this performs the immediately send to outlook but not to recipent. after
> "spooling" to outlook i perfom the send all mail in outlook. work very fine.
> this solution may allow you a personalized email text if you "produce" the
> text in a formula ...
> > Yesterday I send 339 e-mails using Outlook. Unfortunately, the
> > BCC-field is not supported, but I just send them to the CC-field. All
> > 339 are transferred correctly to this field. I just copied all emails
> > to the BCC-field.
> > It would, of course, be better to have the e-mails directly into the
> > BCC-field (without using SMTPit). So, if anyone knows a solution,
> > please let me know.
> > Kind regards,
> > Manfred Schrhoff
> > >Hi Todd,
> > >I have the same problem with sending 300 emails. After about 20, all the
> > >become mixed-up with unappropriate characters. Did you find a solution?
> > >Thanks in advance
> > >Serge
> > >Todd Shays a crit :
> > >> > I'm looking for a way to email a single message to multiple
> recipients on
> > >> > a
> > >> > mailing list. The way that I have come up with so far is a script
> > >> > goes
> > >> > to a record, sends a message, goes to the next record, and so on. But
> > >> > with
> > >> > upwards of 2,000 members on a list (and growing), that seems rather
> > >> > impractical.
> > >> > There must be a better way that I'm not seeing. Is there?
> > >> > Thanks in advance for any suggestion,
> > >> > Ty Morton
> > >> I have a similar question. With such a large list, it has been my
> > >> intention of sending the addresses through the Bcc (blind copy) field.
> > >> The built-in "Send Email" script step in Filemaker doesn't seem to
> > >> for sending addresses to the Bcc field.
> > >> I have written a script using the "Open URL" step and "mailto:" to send
> > >> addresses to the Bcc field. This works fine except that there seems to
> > >> be a 200 character limit on the "Open URL" field so it only sends to a
> > >> very limited number of addresses. Does anyone have any ideas of how to
> > >> send about 120 address to the Bcc field of Eudora Pro on Mac or Outlook
> > >> on Windows?
> > >> Thanks,
> > >> Todd Shays