Hey all. I have heard of it done on these forums and would love to link to a .vcs or .ics file. What I have done is host the file externally and link to it from an image within the HTML email. The problem is when I click on that link I am taken to a page with just the textual information. I would love for it to open a calendar in Outlook or similar to accept the times or at the very least download the file for opening with the email client.
Any help would be great!
Your web server might not be set up with the correct mime types to deliver the files properly. Have a look at this, it might help http://www.htmlquick.com/reference/mime-types.html
Hi TravisT, from personal experience i've always linked back to both a Google Calendar event and an ics file. Bullchicken is on the money here, but I've also found that not all browsers deal with .ics files in the same way, so a Google Calendar event is a good backup to have.
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