Replace strings for email templates

The following are some common replace strings (created by the system dynamically) that are found in all D2L mail templates:

Replace string

Replaced with


The email address of the organization’s help desk.*


The name for the help desk.*


The address of the login page for this site.


The name of the organization.


The first name of the email recipient.


The last name of the email recipient.


The login name of the email recipient.


The authenticated, full URL to the Choose a New Password page.


The expiration period as defined by the d2l.Auth.Password.PasswordResetLinkExpiry configuration variable.


The current date and time.

* You can edit these fields by clicking the Edit icon next to their description on the Mail Templates page.