How To: Make the Cursor default to the Message Body field when composing an email

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    How To:

    This can be done by setting the tab order on the Email form being used to compose the email


    Step by Step:

    1. Go to the Journal.Email Business Object
    2. Go to forms and find the correct form that the end user sees (OOTB this is the object default form of Journal.Email in most cases)
    3. Edit the form and set the tab order for The Message Body to 0
    4. Make sure all controls on the form above the Message Body (including hidden controls) have a tab order higher than 0


         5. Save & refresh your browser


    Now when you Open the New email dialogue the cursor will appear in the Message body from the start.