Best way to send URL to CAF Portlet app in email?

We have a requirement to have a link / URL emailed to a user for their attention which when opened will take them to a CAF Portlet page with a bunch of data pre-loaded (based on parameters in the URL).

What is the best way to implement something like this and/or has anyone done something like this with CAF?

Thanks in advance.

You can construct a link to a MWS page and pass parameter to a portlet on this page using following:


For example:


You need to make sure to declare a portlet preference to use it.


Thomas, can you elaborate?

It would be helpful to know a “mask” for such a URL, ie.

:/ …etc.

Thanks a million,


So far I have…