Send an email to a CRM contact

In this article, we will explain how to send an email to a CRM contact and how to view emails in a contact history.

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Before you start

Send an email to a CRM contact

💡 Good to know
If you do not send your email before leaving the page, a draft of your email will be saved automatically. To delete a draft, click the bin icon.

From a deal or contact details page

To send an email to a deal's related contact or to a specific contact:

  1. Go to the desired deal or contact details page
  2. Click Compose an email
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  3. Fill in your email: 
    • Add one or several related contacts in the To field, or add them as CC or BCC
    • Enter your email subject in the Subject field
    • Write the content of your email
      • If necessary, apply formatting to your text
      • If necessary, attach one or several files up to 10MB to your email
  4. Click Send

If you sent the email from a deal details page, it will be added to the deal and deal's related contact history. If you sent the email from a contact details page, it will be added to the contact history.

From the Kanban view

From the Deals page Kanban view, you can send emails to a deal's related contacts:

  1. Go to CRM Deals
  2. Select the Kanban view Kanban_view_EN.jpg
  3. Click the three_dots_icon.png icon next to a deal
  4. Click Send an email
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  5. Fill in your email: 
    • Add one or several related contacts in the To field, or add them as CC or BCC
    • Enter your email subject in the Subject field
    • Write the content of your email
      • If necessary, apply formatting to your text
      • If necessary, attach one or several files up to 10MB to your email
  6. Click Send

The email will be added to the deal and contact history.

From your Inbox

To send an email to a CRM contact from your Inbox:

  1. Go to Inbox
  2. Click Compose
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  3. Fill in your email: 
    • Add one or several CRM contacts in the To field, or add them as CC or BCC
    • Enter your email subject in the Subject field
    • Write the content of your email
      • If necessary, apply formatting to your text
      • If necessary, attach one or several files up to 10MB to your email
  4. Click Send

The email will be added to the contact history.

View an email in a deal or contact history

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To filter a deal or contact history to only view emails, click Filter by: All Activities and select Email.

Once you have sent or received an email, it will be added to the deal or contact history where you will be able to see if:

  • The email was opened and how many times
  • The email was clicked and how many times

You will also be able to reply to an email by clicking Reply or to view an email directly in Inbox by clicking Open in Inbox.

⏩ What's next?

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