When a reviewer declines a review, the Editor receives the email with the reject response. We would want to automatically send to the reviewer a courtesy email when a he rejects a request. What is the best way to achieve this, having a defined email model?
You’ll need to do some coding to achieve this. I’d suggest looking at some sample code that composes and sends an email automatically (e.g.
classes/submission/form/SubmissionSubmitStep4Form.inc.php, where the various submission acknowledgement messages are composed/sent) and adding it to the area of the code where the existing rejection email is sent (
lib/pkp/classes/submission/reviewer/ReviewerAction.inc.php in the
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