I have a form where users select a bunch of options from a checklist. e.g. "I want A, D, E, G"
I want that list emailed to another person.
I'm having trouble with the formatting of the selected options in the email. It shows up like this:
How do I get rid of all these extra characters?
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Hi Cassy - it is connected to a choice-based column in my list.
Not sure if this is the screenshot you're looking for, but it's a list of technology items that can be requested, and users can select multiple checkboxes:
Then in my workflow, I'm just sending an email to technology that references the checked items in Item Properties:
It's this email that results in all the extra characters I reference above:
OK odd here is what I have:
Works fine for me.
What version SharePoint/Nintex are you using?
What does the saved item look like in your list? Mine looks like this:
Ah, I see, I've been doing it all wrong. I'd been inserting the choices into the email from Item Properties in the column on the right, but I should have been using Advanced Lookup, which stripped out all the gobbledygook when I selected Comma Delimited. However mine doesn't give me spaces between the commas:
Technology requested: Computer,Phone Number,Advisor View access,Other
But this is better than what I had before!