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Emailing Sharepoint 2007 Form loses formatting

Posted By:      Posted Date: May 22, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#


I have a form built in infopath 2007 containing standard controls including dropdown lists, text boxes, tables etc.

When we submit the form it sends an email or the form rather than posting to a Sharepoint library. If the form is submitted from the InfoPath client then the email is formatted correctly looking exactly the same the form itself.

However if the same form is submitted from the web browser through Sharepoint 2007 (which is what all users do), then the formatting is all wrong e.g. the tables are now about 5 times wider then they should be.

It the issue is related to submitting from the browser and not info path. We have opened the emails on both Outlook 2007 or 2010 without success but Outlook 2003 has no issue. I understand that 2007 has changed the way it renders these emails but it still doesn't explain why the place of submital has such an affect on the result.

Any ideas or suggestions would be grreatly appreciated.

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