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In module i have a custom email template.

my code in config.xml

<template>
            <email>
                <general_notification translate="label" module="example">
                    <label>Notifications</label>
                    <file>notification.html</file>
                    <type>html</type>
                </general_notification>

            </email>
        </template>

Using this code i will get template name in system config

system.xml

    <notification>
    <label>Notification send to admin and customer</label>
        <frontend_type>select</frontend_type>


        <source_model>example/email_notification</source_model>
            <sort_order>90</sort_order>
            <show_in_default>1</show_in_default>
            <show_in_website>1</show_in_website>
            <show_in_store>1</show_in_store>

    </notification>

In model

class NameSpace_Example_Model_Email_Notification
{
    protected $_options;

    public function toOptionArray(){
        return array(
            array('value' => '', 'label'=>Mage::helper('example')->__('Do not send')),
            array('value' => 'general_notification', 'label'=>Mage::helper('example')->__('New Notification(default template from locale)')),
        );
    }
}

Now In System > Transaction Email I m add New template and save that template So now i want this Email template name in system configuration how to get that please help me

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Once you created email template you can get with below default code of magento source model

    <notification>
                <label>Select Email Template </label>
                <comment>It is advisable to create a new email template for this purpose and then select it in this configuration. Make sure you add review URL in your template. For e.g., {{ReviewURL}} <![CDATA[ <br /><span style="color:#FFA500">NOTE:- Default template from locale should not be used. Make sure you add product Name in your template. For e.g., {{ProductName}} You can also use other variables like OrderNumber {{OrderNumber}}</span>]]></comment>
                <frontend_type>select</frontend_type>
                <backend_model>mcautoreviewreminderemail/Mcautoreviewreminderemailtemplate</backend_model>
                <source_model>adminhtml/system_config_source_email_template</source_model>
                <sort_order>4</sort_order>
                <show_in_default>1</show_in_default>
                <show_in_website>1</show_in_website>
                <show_in_store>1</show_in_store>
                <can_be_empty>1</can_be_empty>
   <notification>

i am sure it will work for you.

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  • In backend_model what is 'mcautoreviewreminderemail' this. can you explain me? what should i write here? – ND17 Apr 15 '15 at 11:36
  • you can ignore this, it was only for validation purpose for my used – liyakat Apr 15 '15 at 11:39
  • Using this source model i can get template name but email is empty there is no content display – ND17 Apr 15 '15 at 11:41
  • email ? this source model will generate dropdown for available template insystem – liyakat Apr 15 '15 at 11:45
  • you want Email template name in system configuration. thats given by above code. – liyakat Apr 15 '15 at 11:46

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