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Harshala ShewaleHarshala Shewale
Hi Cesar,

You can solve the above situation by performing below steps :
1) Create a new Roll-Up Summary (COUNT Campaign Member) field called "Total No. Of Members" on the campaign object. Check screenshot 1
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2) The validation rule is on the Campaign object. 
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This should resolve your situation using OOB SF configuration and will save you from writing code !

Mark it as best answer if it resolves your issue ! 
Marketing Cloud - DO NOT FOLLOWMarketing Cloud - DO NOT FOLLOW 
Here is the situation: There is a webinar coming up that our Field Team wants to communicate to specific clients about. There are about 15 different field team managers that want the email to go out on their behalf. Each one has a different list of clients they want the email to go to. My question: Is there a way, using data extensions, to create a dynamic sender profile? My thoughts: Within the DE there would be 6 fields. Sales Email, Sales First, Sales Last, Client Email (Primary Key), Client First, and Client Last. Using personalization strings (or something) I would want the sender profile to pull in the Sales Manager's email addres, first, and last name so the email looks as if it is coming from whatever Sales Manager is associated with the Client on the DE. 
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We were able to achieve this (on our enterprise 2.0 account using data extensions - assume it is also possible on other account types) by simply using standard personalisation / substitution strings in the fields of a sender profile. They don't even need to be set as fields in profile management, just need to make sure they appear in your data extension!Select "Use the specified information" under "Sender Information" and use your DE field names (Sales Email, Sales First & Sales Last) as follows: From Name: %%Sales First%% %%Sales Last%%
From Email: %%Sales Email%% Ideally you will still want to make sure that you are using a properly delegated / authenticated domain (usually your SAP address) in the email address or your messages will lack the appropriate authentication. In our case we only used one string per field and filled part of the from address so no matter what was in the DE field the correct sending domain was used (i.e. %%From We even set custom reply mail management in the same way. Worked for use but be sure to test as we only used one field in each, but I can't see why it wouldn't work with two or more. ET Support should be able to help if you run into any issues. Hope this is helpful! 
Felix FioravantiFelix Fioravanti 

It would be great if someone could answer the above question.
Thanks a lot!

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shashikant pandeyshashikant pandey
A suppression list is a list of subscribers that you don't want to receive your communications. Suppression lists filter out email addresses and prevent those addresses from receiving your messages. Suppression lists serve as a "do not contact" list for your email sends. Examples of the types of addresses included on a suppression list are addresses with a history of spam complaints, unsubscribe lists from previous providers or advertisers, addresses of your competitors, and canceled customers.
Suppression lists differ from Exclusion lists, although the filtering logic at send time is the same. Exclusion lists are subscribers who have a status of active, bounced, held, or unsubscribed and who may want to continue receiving messages. You select an exclusion list at the time of send. For example, you send a newsletter to List A but later realize you want to send it to List B. Some of the subscribers on List A also exist on List B and you don't want to send them the same email twice. When you send to List B, you select List A as an exclusion list.
Use a suppression list to:
  • filter the audience of an email send, which ensures your publications are sent to the subscribers who want to see them.
  • show and adhere to regulatory compliance to CAN-SPAM laws.
  • control who receives particular communications from a company. In Enterprise 2.0, suppression lists can be shared between parent and child business units.
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Dave PatriccaDave Patricca 
I'm trying to find out if it's even possible to customize the unsubscribe page so I can add a survey to help better understand why individuals are unsubscribing. There doesn't appear to be any documentation for the Marketing Cloud, so I'm thinking this isn't possible. Has anyone else tried to do this / knows how to do this?
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Dave PatriccaDave Patricca

Figured this out. I ended up having to build a landing page with a SmartCapture Form that acts as a survey. Action 1 in the form processing steps unsubscribes the user and action 2 inserts their unsubscribe reason into a Data Extension. So far it's working flawlessly. 

Pretty disappointing that Marketing Cloud doesn't offer something like this out of the box since it promotes itself as a solution for every channel and leader in e-mail. 

Hybin JosephHybin Joseph 
Hi Guys,

I am planning to give the Marketing Cloud Email Specialist Certification in a month.Any tips on where to start also Is there a way I can get like a Trial Marketing Cloud Org so that I could practice all the stuff.I also coudnt find a Trail for this.Am I looking in the wrong place??
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Mayank SrivastavaMayank Srivastava
I blogged about this exam's primary content and my experience a while ago:

I found the email specialist exam to be the easiest among other marketing certs (social and cloud consultant) so it shouldn't take too much time to prepare for it ( ymmv). If you focus on the topics that I listed in my post, you should be able to handle 80-90% of the exam content.

As far as a Trial org goes, you could always log a case with support asking them if it is possible to get one. My company already had one so I never had to arrange for it. To be honest, I never practiced anything hands-on and only went through the exact target documentation in theory. There isn't a trail for Marketing emails specialist content as far as I know.

Do google for other resources and make sure you skim through them before taking the exam. Good luck!
Dennis MorrisDennis Morris 
Currently it isn't possible to select a Content Builder template within the Marketing Cloud send Tab in Salesforce. 
Is this on the road map?
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Prathiba SrinivasanPrathiba Srinivasan
Theresa - Here are the release notes for June 2017 that include this information - 
We recommend signing up for our release notes communications here -  so you can receive regular updates on new features and bug fixes. 
Jiahuan XUJiahuan XU 
Hello guys,

I met a question in the marketing cloud email specialist release note. I'm not sure about my answers, so I posted this question to discuss with you.

Use case: After a send has been completed, marketer realizes that they have included an incorrect link on a secondary Call To Action (CTA) in their email.
Which is required to allow the link to be updated? (choose 2 answers)
A) Link Tracking was used on the send
B) The original URL included URL parameters
C) The email message is sent as a commercial send
D) The updated URL must be used for all recipients

To use the update job links after send, it must allow the Salesforce marketing cloud to track the click data, so I choose A.
Then you must search for the job in the tab "Tracking -sends" to find the job link to update, so I choose B.
I chose A and B to this question, do you have any other ideas? 

Thanks in advance.
Best regards,
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Kara SchoelerKara Schoeler
Hi Jiahuan - this looks like certification question.  I'm not going to answer the question for you, but I'll share with you our documentation on this functionality and you can read more about it.  How to edit links pst send:
In what cases does it make more sense to send an email to a Data Extension as opposed to using a list? Why use one vs. the other?
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Both Lists and Data Extensions are great ways to store subscriber data for sending relevant and personalized content. Lists are the default way of storing data in ExactTarget. They are easy to use and require very little technical knowledge, minimal configuration, and minimal set up. Lists use the standard profile and subscription center, and the information for each subscriber is the same on every list. Lists store subscriber data only, such as email address (required), first name, last name, etc. Data Extensions have minimal rules. You can set them up in a way that makes sense for you and your company. Unlike Lists, Data Extensions do not require an email address. Data extensions store any data you need to populate your emails or to help evaluate who you send to. For example, data extensions can store product catalog information, abandoned cart information, sales representative information for on your behalf sending, and more. You can relate different data extensions to each other via AMPscript, and store information that is both relational to your subscriber and data that is simply to reference, like store locations or airport codes. To learn more about Data Extensions, you can read about them on our Help Wiki:

You can also take Email 102: Getting Started with Data on-demand training on 3Sixty to learn how to manage subscribers, use Lists and Attributes, and use Data Extensions to manage data and to distinguish between List and Data Extension methods. ExactTarget also offers Instructor-Led Trainings on a variety of topics, including Data Extensions. Visit the ExactTarget Academy in 3Sixty to view upcoming training events.
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I've read some forums online about adding style="display:block; " within the image tag, however I've tried that and it's not working.
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Below, is a code snippet sample with "display: block;" having been added to the inline style on the image source tag. As a result, we've not experienced problems within Hotmail, Yahoo, Gmail, etc.
<a href="[URL]" title="[title text]" alias="[alias text]" conversion="false"><img src="[image URL]" title="[title text]" alt="[alt text]" border="0" width="675" height="196" style="width: 675px; height: 196px; border-color: #000000; margin: 0px; display: block;" mdid="[ID number]" /></a>
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I've been trying to do some research on the best practices for when a subscriber emails your ExactTarget From email address for campaigns when there is no originating ET email. I know that Reply Mail Management can forward replies when a subscriber replies directly from an ET email and have come to learn that if a subscriber writes a blank email to your sender address, the email ends up in limbo. How do you handle that? What's the best practice? From what I'm told on the DNS side of things while you can have secondary MX records, you can't have one MX record that points to ET servers and another that points to say your own Exchange Server. Basically, is there a way to setup a catch-all for any email that is created and sent to your ET email address when it is not tied to an originating email send from ET?
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Al IversonAl Iverson

Hey there! This is doable, but not directly via functionality in the marketing cloud application.

First thing is, don't put two MX records for the same domain. That'll just make it so you receive some replies and we receive some replies. Nobody will receive everything. Multiple MXes in DNS are made for "round robin" load balancing.

Instead, let's make that domain MX just to you, then you configure your mail server handle responses. We can stil use for RMM while having MX to you and you handle mail to any mailboxes you configure at using your Exchange (or Postfix or etc.) server.

Without this, there isn't a way to capture mail to (anything); our mail handling system for this is only smart enough to recognize RMM-formatted responses and it discards anything else.

Feel free to email me at and we can discuss in more detail and I can help you configure things if desired.