Amazon Cognito
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Customizing Email Verification Messages

You can choose the verification type for email verifications: code or link.

You can customize the email subject and message for email address verifications by editing the template under the Do you want to customize your email verification messages? heading.

Important

If you have chosen code as the verification type, your custom message must contain the {####} placeholder, which is replaced with the verification code before the message is sent.

The maximum length for the message is 20,000 UTF-8 characters, including the verification code (if present). HTML tags can be used in these emails.