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Mark Message as important, mail function

Posted on 2006-11-20
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I have a simple mail form.  I would like to mark it important.  ie add the little red flag in outlook.  Is it possible to do in PHP?
mail($to, $subject, $body, $header);
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by:Raynard7
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Hi,

This relates to the header that is sent.

I do not think this is available in the standard mail class, however with some of the extensions this is possible.

I use the one below - that has the ability to set the priority of an email.

http://phplibex.sourceforge.net/classmimemail.html
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by:livegirllove
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ah ok.  tx
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Adding headers should do the trick

$headers .= "X-Priority: 1\n";
$headers .= "X-MSMail-Priority: High\n";
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by:livegirllove
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hmm.  that worked.

Technically Raynards answer is now incorrect because you can with the standard mail class add the High Priority.

I'm going to post to community support because I don't know how I can change it.
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by:livegirllove
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thanks for the closed question help ch2!!

worked perfectly.
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by:ch2
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nice it worked :)

thanks for the points.
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