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mail question with html

Posted on 2000-05-12
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when i mail results of a form to myself
i try to do

print MAIL "<html><body> etc":

but when i open the mail in outlook
it just says "<html><body> etc"
and doesnt load it up in html
is this a problem with my code?

thanks
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boofulls,

Before you start printing the HTML tags, try adding the following line..


print MAIL "Content-type: text/html\n\n";

print MAIL "<html>\n";

print MAIL "<body> etc":


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