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render_to_string

Importance_2
render_to_string(options = nil, &block) protected

Renders according to the same rules as render, but returns the result in a string instead of sending it as the response body to the browser.

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May 11, 2010
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No Layout, other options

While it renders to the same rules as render, you need to specify params.

You’d think this would work:

render_to_string "users/profile", :layout => false

You need to do this instead

render_to_string(:layout => "users/profile", :layout => false)
September 17, 2010 - (<= v2.3.8)
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No Layout (fixed typo)

@wiseleyb: Seems to be a typo, should be:

render_to_string(:action => "users/profile", :layout => false)