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  • Thread Starter ronstallmach


    I’m reposting my question because the HTML code turned into quote marks…

    When someone applies for a job via email, the subject line uses the HTML code for quotation marks – "
    Is there any way to either remove the code or replace it with a simple ”
    For example:

    Application via "Logistics Manager" listing on

    Should be…

    Application via “Logistics Manager” listing on

    Hopefully this will work…

    Hi @ronstallmach

    This seems certainly possible adding some customization to the code, however
    customization is outside of the scope of the support that we offer, per
    our Support Policy:

    Most likely you will need to filter the email subject output and escape the HTML properly to it appears as quotation marks and not as"

    If you need it, you can search for development help in a variety of places — here are a few to start:

    Thread Starter ronstallmach


    The problem is that it’s not a customization issue – it’s a bug.
    We need a fix so that either the HTML quote marks are removed from the automatically generated email subject OR we need the " replaced with a simple "

    Plugin Contributor Jen H.


    Hi @ronstallmach,

    I was able to reproduce what you’re describing. However, we’re not able to support our paid addons in this forum. Please use the form I’ve linked below to contact support for our paid add-ons:

    Make sure to contact us from the email address you used when you purchased your license(s), so we’re able to find your account.


    Plugin Contributor Jen H.


    While our developers are working on this, a possible workaround may be to add a job_manager_application_email_subject filter to change the subject line.

    Plugin Contributor Richard Archambault


    I’m marking this thread as Resolved as it’s been more than a month since the last reply. If you still need help, please do reply again and mark the thread as Unresolved!

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