Is there a way to set a background color on email notifications?

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I am creating custom email notifications with HTML and would like to know if there is a way to have a solid background color for the email? 

It seems all styling must be done inline and I am unable to access the largest container to set it that bg color. 

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Ted S

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Daniel A

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Hello Ted,

So with email notifications, you can create custom messages that include HTML tags for different formatting function. You can test:

Make sure the Yes next to the Interpret Custom Message as HTML option is selected.

color text tag example

<b><span><p style="font-style:verdana; color:#000111; font-size:100%">Text Label Here</p>

or background:

"<div style=\"background-color:red;\">"&[Project Net Income]&"</div>"

But this is only for individual lines, not the entire page background.

You can look up on line for the differed HTML color tags or formats.

Hope this helps.


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