How to access lookup to user custom field of Account standard object in email recipient

  • are you sending email using 1. standard button 2. APex 3. Workflow? Aug 18, 2015 at 5:44
  • I am sending email using Workflow rule.
    – Vinod
    Aug 18, 2015 at 5:49

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you can select "Related User" option while creating a new email alert in Workflow. You will be able to see there custom user field "lookup" that you created. Just add it in "Selected Recipients" from "Available Recipients"

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  • But in related user it is only showing Related User: Last Modified By option
    – Vinod
    Aug 18, 2015 at 8:48
  • The above screenshot is for contact object.. But it should work on Account too... I ll give it a shot and let u know.. Aug 18, 2015 at 9:46
  • I have checked in custom object I have created naming Invoice but it is displaying only Related User: Last Modified By
    – Vinod
    Aug 18, 2015 at 11:02
  • Do you want this on Account or Custom Object? Aug 18, 2015 at 11:53

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