I think I know the answer is still No but I am hoping something may have changed in recent releases. Is it possible to have a default From and Reply to email set up on the template or in basic email creation?
You can do this in the admin section, under Email. Please note this is on a per user basis, and not a company wide basis, so you will need all of your users to make this same change.
I hate to bring this up-- I know your messages were from months ago. What do you do if the users who are having this issue aren't admin?
I think you can still access that part of the Admin panel, even if you're not an admin, though I could be wrong because I haven't looked at it from a non-Admin account in 4 years and my memory is a little fuzzy.
If it turns out you can't, you can always follow Josh's trick and use tokens in the programs.
What I usually do here is;
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