Friday, August 10, 2007

E-mail a link emails a bad link

It appears that we've stumbled upon our first SharePoint 2007 bug. The Send To > E-mail a link feature in document libraries is acting weird.

This feature creates a link like this one:

Notice how the server name is URL encoded too. The %2E's should be periods, e.g.

This seems to be a known bug, and some options for fixing it are listed here:

1 comment:

sadalit said...

Thanks very much for posting this - a client just brought up this issue to me, and your post was the first item in my Google search for the terms "MOSS 2007" "e-mail a link." Very helpful to find this information so quickly.