Email user

May 16, 2013


I want the user to enter their email address then press a button and have text from one of the "data" boxes to be emailed to them.Can you help me do this?

5 Replies
Zara Ogden


in the layer i want the user to enter their email address then type some notes to them self then press the button to send the email.

Can you help me with the JavaScript and variables to do this?

this is the Java Geert Helped with

var player = GetPlayer();
var email=player.GetVar("email");
var subject="your subject";
var body_start=player.GetVar("notes");
var mailto_link='mailto:'+email+'?subject='+subject+'&body='+escape(body_start);,'emailWin');

Leslie McKerchie

Hi Celine!

Articulate Storyline is designed primarily as an e-learning development tool to be used in conjunction with Articulate Online or your own learning management system (LMS). 

I cannot provide support for JavaScript, but I would invite you to check out our JavaScript Best Practices here and hopefully someone in the community will be able to pop in and assist you. 

This thread is kinda dated, so not sure that the users here are still subscribed. You are welcome to contact any user directly via the 'Contact Me' option on the user profile if they have enabled the functionality.

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