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2795162 - Addressability check: in Target Group returns "For X members e-mail address is invalid" despite vaild e-mail address


You are executing an Addressability check in a Target Group and receive the message "For X members e-mail address is invalid"; when you check the e-mail address, it is a valid address which can be contacted without bouncing.


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Sales Campaign workcenter.
  2. Go to the Target Group view.
  3. Open any Target Group.
  4. Go to the Members facet.
  5. Click More > Check Email address. This returns the message "For X members e-mail address is invalid".
  6. Find the contact ABC (ABC stands for the contact name) this message refers to and open it.

Result: the e-mail address is valid.


For the contact ABC, the tickbox "E-Mail Invalid" is set to true.


Please untick the box for the field "E-Mail Invalid"; the field might be hidden from the layout and you have to unhide it via Adaptation Mode.


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