5.7.x - Send Mail attachment / Zend Mailer Class -> setType

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Hi

In Concrete5.6.x we could use the Zend Mailer Class and had access to setType. Add Attachement, etc.. It was possible to set Mime type and trough this to add an attachment to a mail that existed as a string.

I don't need or want to create a file object to add an attachment. I just want to create one from the raw data. Is that not possible anymore in 5.7?

Methods in 5.6 ->http://docs.mnkras.com/class_zend___mail.html...
Methods in 5.7 ->https://concrete5.org/api/class-Concrete.Core.Mail.Service.html...

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Kiesel replied on at Permalink Best Answer Reply
Alright, have it. Maybe this helps someone else:

Basically, just ignore the implementation of concrete5 and use directly Zend Mailer.

At the top of your block/single page, set the following use statements:
use Zend\Mail\Message;
use Zend\Mime\Message as MimeMessage;
use Zend\Mime\Part as MimePart;
use Zend\Mime\Mime;
use Zend\Mail\Transport\Sendmail;


Then where you want to send the message:
$message = new Message();
$message->addTo([email protected]');
$message->addFrom([email protected]');
$message->setSubject('YourTitle');
// HTML part
$htmlPart           = new MimePart($html);
$htmlPart->encoding = Mime::ENCODING_QUOTEDPRINTABLE;
$htmlPart->type     = "text/html; charset=UTF-8";
// Plain text part
$textPart           = new MimePart($text);
$textPart->encoding = Mime::ENCODING_QUOTEDPRINTABLE;
$textPart->type     = "text/plain; charset=UTF-8";
$body = new MimeMessage();
// With attachments, we need a multipart/related email.
$content = new MimeMessage();

This works out of the box if you give a correct mail address and correct attachment. Needs still some fine tuning, but overall it does the job.
tomicio replied on at Permalink Reply
tomicio
Thanks for this!

Also, I just found this:
http://documentation.concrete5.org/developers/sending-mail/working-...

It was probably non existent at the time you wrote you post.