[drupal-devel] [feature] Send copy of Contact submission to sender's email

Robin Monks drupal-devel at drupal.org
Tue Aug 9 15:41:47 UTC 2005

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 Project:      Drupal
 Version:      cvs
 Component:    contact.module
 Category:     feature requests
 Priority:     normal
 Assigned to:  Robin Monks
 Reported by:  mjohnson16
 Updated by:   Robin Monks
 Status:       patch (ready to be committed)
 Attachment:   http://drupal.org/files/issues/send_copy_contact.patch (2.66 KB)

Here is the same patch, using "Send me a copy.".  #5 still applies,
should you like "Send a copy of this to me." better.

Ready to commit :)


Robin Monks

Previous comments:

Sat, 02 Jul 2005 13:53:57 +0000 : mjohnson16

When using the contact form to send a message to another user, it would
be nice if a copy of the sent message was sent to the sender's email
address. This would allow for an easy way to archive those messages for


Sun, 03 Jul 2005 00:53:08 +0000 : Robin Monks

I'll take this one.



Tue, 05 Jul 2005 22:45:17 +0000 : Robin Monks

Attachment: http://drupal.org/files/issues/contact.module.patch (1.56 KB)

Here is my best shot.  This allows users to have a copy of their message
sent to themselves.  Useful for those who like to keep records of



Wed, 06 Jul 2005 03:53:05 +0000 : Nathan_

+1 for this patch.

I tested it against HEAD, and it works perfectly.

One thing I would suggest is that the option also apply to the person
contact forms as well. I am not sure if this was in the original
request, but I think, especially on community sites, users might like
to a have a reccord of peer to peer correspondance.

Just my 2cents.


Wed, 06 Jul 2005 11:52:27 +0000 : kbahey

I did not test the patch, but I support the functionality.

+1 for me.


Wed, 13 Jul 2005 12:48:40 +0000 : Robin Monks

Attachment: http://drupal.org/files/issues/contact..copy.module.patch (2.65 KB)

Here is a second patch, which also provides a copy checkbox in user
contact forms.



Tue, 09 Aug 2005 15:09:47 +0000 : tostinni

The help sentence "Send a copy of this to me." sounds to me a little
IMHO I would prefer had something like "Send me a copy." or "Receive a
copy of the email." because I don't like very much using "this"...

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