If you want to use HTML tags in your email you can add to
$mailheaders .= "Content-type: text/html\n"; 

-----Original Message-----
From: Jason Wong [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] 
Sent: Monday, March 11, 2002 12:46 PM
Subject: Re: [PHP] using ahref tag in $msg variable

On Tuesday 12 March 2002 02:12, Claudia Smith wrote:
> I would like to know how to code my mail msg to accept an <a href> tag
> my current code is:
> $msg = "$username wants you to check out \"The AdVentures of AdWoman:
> AdWoman's Dilemma.\"\n\n";
>     $msg .= "Play for a chance to win a Caribbean cruise presented by
> Carnival Cruise Line and <a
> href='http://www.contus.com'>Contus.com</a>.\n\n";
>     $msg .= "This adgame is presented by the American Advertising
> Federation, which cordially invites you to attend the <a
> href='http://www.aaf.org'> AdVentures Conference</a>, the AAF's
> Convention in Miami, Florida June 5-8.
>                  $msg .= "This adgame was created by
>        $mailheaders = "From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]\n";
>     $mailheaders .=  "Reply-To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]\n\n";
>     mail("$friendemail1", "$username Referred you an Adgame!", $msg,
> $mailheaders);
> My auto response email is printed with the < a href=....code instead
> creating the hyperlink for me.
> Any suggestions on how to create this type of hyper link in a non html
> email?

In a non-html email, ie a plain-text email, any text such as
would automatically be interpreted by modern mail-clients as a URL link.
other words there is no need (in fact it's not possible within
plain-text) to 
specifically specify that a link is a link.

Jason Wong -> Gremlins Associates -> www.gremlins.com.hk

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Thank you, The Mgt.

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