Question

Google Form => Gmail preserve line spacing

  • 22 October 2020
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Userlevel 1

I am trying to send Google Form responses in an email format. Zapier seems to be removing line spaces and other formatting from the Google Form response. Here’s the Google sheet:

However, the email sent out does not have this spacing:

 


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If you’re using Gmail to send the email with Body Type set to HTML, the Gmail app will expect HTML formatting for the provided Body content, otherwise it will output as you’re experiencing.

 

Userlevel 1

Would you recommend me go to plain text then?

 

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Userlevel 7
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Try adding a step to the Zap and use this app: Formatter > Text > Replace

Article: https://zapier.com/help/create/format/modify-text-formats-in-zaps#find-replace-or-split-special-characters

Userlevel 1

Try adding a step to the Zap and use this app: Formatter > Text > Replace

Article: https://zapier.com/help/create/format/modify-text-formats-in-zaps#find-replace-or-split-special-characters

Hmm… any way to do it just on the free version?