Questions tagged [content-builder]

Salesforce Marketing Cloud, Content Builder. This tag encompasses the Content Builder application and the Content Management System (CMS) platform and API powering it up. Is can also refer to sections of a channel specific application (e.g. Email Studio) that enables content management through Content Builder components.

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Implementing AMPscript within Content Builder

I have an existing email built via content builder but have been asked to make this dynamic. I've been given the AMPScript I need to use, but I'm unsure as to how I embed this within a given block? ...
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Change between US and Canadian spellings in an email in SFMC emails?

I am sure other SFMC users would have had bumped into a similar use case where they want to spell words differently for US vs Canadian or US vs an international audience. I haven't been able to find ...
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MC Content Builder email template with data relationships

I would like to be able to send an email with different merge fields (are they called like that in MC?). So far, I've figured out how to merge the fields regarding the data extension from where the ...
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How would you use ampscript to determine the 1st Friday, 2nd Friday etc. of the month?

I'm trying to create dynamic content that varies depending on what week of the month it is, i.e. IF @Week == "first friday" THEN ... ELSEIF @Week =="second friday" THEN Is this possible with ...
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ContentArea() to retrieve “Layout” content type

First, I'm using content Builder to build emails. I have a section in my email where I need to either have a two column Layout or a three column layout dependent on data from my data extension. I've ...
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Compile Asset Model

I'm trying to compile the asset model using the reference from this page : https://developer.salesforce.com/docs/atlas.en-us.noversion.mc-apis.meta/mc-apis/compiling-asset-model.htm I'm trying to ...
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ContentBlockbyID is only rendering in send preview

I have an Email that contains various ContentBlockbyID references. The Email looks fine when I open it in send/preview. But in view mode in content builder or when I configure it in a Journey, I only ...
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How do I pull a Content Block into my email

How do I pull a Content Block into my email built in Classic Content? I tried using the below code: %%=ContentBlockbyID("384201")=%% But it won't populate in the Preview area.
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Android and SFMC Templates

I'm using one of the Empty Templates to start. I then added a header and footer for a Base template. Everything is rendering fine, except for Android. Android phones are rendering the Desktop view not ...
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HTML editor error in content builder

We're transitioning all our old email code from the Classic Content into the Content Builder, but I've run into an issue several times that looks like a glitch in the HTML editor (NOT the wysiwyg) to ...
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Move a Content Builder Email from one Business Unit to another

Is there a way to move a Content Builder Email from one Business Unit to another. In Classic Email you could move it from BU to Shared then from the target BU you move it from Shared to BU.
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Custom Personalization Strings in Content Builder

I am trying to add the ability to the marketing team to have custom personalization strings in Content Builder. I managed to create them but I have an issue to fill the Email Demographics table with ...
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AMPScript not working with Content Builder

I have a link in my email. Link works in Classic Content HTML Paste email whereas same code does not work in Content Builder version. tried href="%%[RedirectTo(CloudPagesURL(123))]%% href="%%=...
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GTL : Journey Data and Contact Data inside Journey Builder Email activity

I want to use GTL with Journey Data and Contact Data to personalize an Email with information stored in Contact Builder and information coming from an API event triggered by an external system. I am ...
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Accessing data from journey object/event in Emails using Journey Builder

I am using Marketing Cloud Journey Builder to send emails to Contacts when a related Custom Object (via Lookup field) is inserted. In my Event Source I have select the Salesforce Object and selected ...
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Searching HTML in Content Builder using Regular Expressions

I'm trying to search HTML content in Content Builder using regular expressions. I want to find all MailChimp personalization strings that match *|string|*. I'm using the expression [|*]+[a-zA-Z]+[|*]+...
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Marketing Cloud: One Click Unsubscribe with Custom Landing Page

I've read different sources on how to build such a feature but couldn't get behind it how to actually build this. I want to include an Unsubscribe link in the footer of an email, that unsubscribes (...
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Making table full width of email container on mobile

I am creating a responsive email with SFMC content builder. I want to place a button in the center of the email with a white background. The template content background color is purple and I have made ...
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Redirect to URL with query string

I've built a cloudpage with the Content Builder and need to redirect the user to a URL on submission of a smart capture form, this is all working fine, but I need to pass the email address captured in ...
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Marketing Cloud, changes to template after content blocks added

We have a lot of template based emails (around 15 emails in 13 languages). I want to change the template and update the style. However this doesn't seem to be reflected in the emails that get sent ...
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Data Mapping from SFDC TO SFMC

Does any one Knows the process of mapping the data(fields) from salescloud to marketing cloud , if yes kindly let me know the steps , V5 Connector is already esablished. Thanks in advance.
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How to Get a list of All Asset Types?

I need to get a list of all Asset Types. I know that the documentation has a list of all asset types, but I wonder if there is any API method that I can use to get this list?
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Ampscript Error: Object Error not set to an instance of an object

I am receiving an error on an email template that used to work about a week ago. When I try to preview it, this is what I get An error occurred when attempting to compile a Javascript block. See ...
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How to get Content Builder categories with REST API call?

I am digging into Marketing Cloud documentation and can't find anything about how to retrieve all categories or create a category with REST API call. Can anyone point me to a right direction or ...
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Use a Shared Template to create an Email in a child Business Unit

We have a template created in the Parent Business Unit. We have shared the Template with Edit permission to the child Business Unit. When we go into the child Business Unit, I see the template under ...
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Content Builder Approvals erroring

I have a user that I have added them to a Team in Approvals. I've check the permissions and they have Allow for Approvals Comments and Approval Items. But when I create an email I get the following ...
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How to get folder structure of Content Builder using REST Api

Does anyone know how to retrieve the folder structure of Content Builder using REST Api? I have read the documentation but there is no example or anything that can point me to the right direction. I ...
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How to Approve the Emails automatically

How to Approve the Emails automatically when I create and save the Email in Salesforce Marketing Cloud (ExactTarget). Actually manually it is working but I need to automatically approve the emails ...
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Tags in content builder

When I apply tags to any of my templates, content blocks, etc. They do not save or there isn't a save button, is this a default or am I doing this incorrectly?
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Change font list in Content Builder

Has anyone tried to add a font to the font dropdown in Content Builder? We would like to add Helvetica.
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Send Flow (Guided Send), Content Builder

I am trying to send an email to a single contact using content builder. I know it the name has changed to "Send Flow" but I am unsure how to access it, as when I click on the email to send, it only ...
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WYSIWYG Editor Content Builder

I am using content builder to build a landing page. I have wraped the AmpScript block in to hide the content of this block. It all work fine till I enter this line. IF ROWCOUNT(@...
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Content Block types kicking out code

we're creating content block 'templates' which work fine when created as an html content block. However when we create as a free form content block it's kicking out some of our code. Here's the code: ...
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Download files from Content Builder UI

I have checked documentation at Content Builder and haven't found a clue if it's possible to download files (in my case images) in bulk from Content Builder UI. Is there any button to allows this? ...
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Marketing cloud content builder - possible to change tab name when opening mail in browser?

As the title says - in content builder, is it possible to change the name of the browser tab when opening a mail in browser? Right now the browser tab gets an automatic generated link that looks like ...
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Content Builder, pasting is GUI (from Notepad) adds font tags

Even in the HTML tab, if I paste something copied from Notepad or another editor, a new <font></font> is placed in the code, and my original font-tag's attributes are removed. Orginal: &...
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Lock down content blocks from being edited

We have build a few free forms to drag and drop into a template we built. Essentially the non-technical user will be dragging these content blocks from specific folders and editing them. I noticed the ...
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File size limits in Marketing cloud emails

Im having troubles finding information (As always regarding marketing cloud) about the file size limits of emails in marketing cloud. Ive looked through MC Help pages but since the search function ...
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Personalization strings problems

I want to set up personalization strings on a email in marketing cloud salesforce from several data extensions without going through AMPScript. Is there a friendly way to use attributes from multiple ...
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SOAP API calls from .net to retrieve Content

I am trying to retrieve the Orientation (layout- HTML only, free form, etc) of Content Area in Marketing Cloud via SOAP API calls. Call that I am making var rr = new ServiceReference_SOAPClient....
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Email not send after template is changed - content builder

Not sure what went wrong. Everything as working fine and emails were getting sent. But after making a small change on the footer of our email template, I refreshed the Email content in the content ...
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Deduplicate only one kind of customer

I'm using three DE for my sends, one per account type (to get metrics for each one of them in the tracking) in Content Builder. Is there a way to send an email, but only deduplicate one DE (my guest)?...
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How to get FromEmail in _Job in Email Content?

I need to display the sender of the email in the email content but during preview/test i keep getting an error The specified attribute or custom object field name was not found for this client. ...
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Send rule for single data extension

I'm working on getting one data extension to display for 3 email templates using content builder. Each email template will have different content within it, but I only want 1 email template to be sent ...
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Why by default the Button content block have cellpadding equal to 5?

And it's impossible to get rid of it changing manually in HTML. Every time I'm updating created Button block it automatically changes back.
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How to make button text bold in Content Builder?

The Content Builder has a default Button content block. Without going to HTML I'm able to set a font, font size and colour. But how I make text bold?
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How to configure Content Builder 3 column layout in pixels instead of per cents?

I want to configure the standard Content Builder 3 columns layout in two columns, each equal to 99px and leave the middle column to expand in available space. Like this: <table border="1" ...
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How can I prevent extra space at the bottom of emails on iphone

The custom opencounter <custom name="opencounter" type="tracking"> is causing extra white space at the bottom of my emails on iPhone. This is happening with all the supplied templates and themes ...
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Automate Content Builder Asset Creation

Long time listener, first time caller. I have been trying to get some repetitive tasks automated in order to make some lives easier and I have run up against a bit of a wall. FuelSDK doesn't have any ...
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Responsive Template Email

I am trying to create a responsive template using MC content builder. But I am facing a problem when I send a test email to my Lotus Notes account, I am seeing the button I created in a different ...