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I am looking to create a form within HTML Editor with a submit button.

From what I am reading, no functionality is available within HTML Editor.

Can anyone confirm that this is correct?

UPDATES: Sorry for the lack of details

This is in a lightning community. It is just inline HTML. I have tried the mailto: but this funcitonality only pops open an email. What I am looking for is to be able to send an email from this form. Ideally I would hook into JS or APEX from the HTML but these threads tell me otherwise: - JavaScript or JQuery function in Html editor of rich text editor - https://help.salesforce.com/articleView?id=rss_html_editor.htm&type=5 - https://support.salesforce.com/articleView?id=ideas_html_def.htm&type=5

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  • We're going to need a bit more information than what you just gave us. What are you trying to do? Is this Lightning or Classic? Visualforce or a Lightning Component? Aura or Web Component? What have you tried so far? The more details you can give us, the better. Please edit in any additional details.
    – sfdcfox
    Jan 25 '19 at 1:16
  • @sfdcfox sorry about that, I added more context
    – Olivia
    Jan 25 '19 at 15:57
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As the docs you linked to show, you cannot use that functionality in an HTML Editor component. You'll want to use a Lightning (Aura or Web) Component for that functionality.

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  • that's what I figured. I just didn't know if there was a work around so we were able to avoid the custom component and apex class
    – Olivia
    Jan 25 '19 at 16:31

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