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PHP HTML Email Not Working

Hello,

I have a script that should send html email.   it works for all webmail clients and such like gmail and yahoomail however in outlook all it does is display code

Here is the code im using
<? 
    //change this to your email. 
    $to = "xxxx@xxxxxx.com"; 
    $from = "support@xxxxxx.com"; 
    $subject = "Hello! This is HTML email"; 

    //begin of HTML message 
    $message = '
<html> 
  <body bgcolor="#DCEEFC"> 
    <center> 
        <b>Looool!!! I am reciving HTML email......</b> <br> 
        <font color="red">Thanks Mohammed!</font> <br> 
        <a href="http://www.maaking.com/">* maaking.com</a> 
    </center> 
      <br><br>*** Now you Can send HTML Email <br> Regards<br>MOhammed Ahmed - Palestine 
  </body> 
</html> 
'; 
   //end of message 
    $headers  = "From: $from\r\n"; 
    $headers .= "Content-type: text/html\r\n"; 

    //options to send to cc+bcc 
    //$headers .= "Cc: [email]maa@p-i-s.cXom[/email]"; 
    //$headers .= "Bcc: [email]email@maaking.cXom[/email]"; 
     
    // now lets send the email. 
    mail($to, $subject, $message, $headers); 

    echo "Message has been sent....!"; 
?>

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Here is what i get in outlook
Content-type: text/html 
Message-Id: <20100903042819.E06651210E7@xxxxxx.com>
Date: Fri,  3 Sep 2010 04:28:19 +0000 (UTC)


 
<html>  
  <body bgcolor="#DCEEFC">  
    <center>  
        <b>Looool!!! I am reciving HTML email......</b> <br>  
        <font color="red">Thanks Mohammed!</font> <br>  
        <a href="http://www.maaking.com/">* maaking.com</a>  
    </center>  
      <br><br>*** Now you Can send HTML Email <br> Regards<br>MOhammed Ahmed - Palestine  
  </body>  
</html>

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What can i do to fix this?  What other info do you need?
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bretterer
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bretterer
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santoshmotwaniCommented:

<? 
    //change this to your email. 
    $to = "xxxx@xxxxxx.com"; 
    $from = "support@xxxxxx.com"; 
    $subject = "Hello! This is HTML email"; 

    //begin of HTML message 
    $message = '
<html> 
  <body bgcolor="#DCEEFC"> 
    <center> 
        <b>Looool!!! I am reciving HTML email......</b> <br> 
        <font color="red">Thanks Mohammed!</font> <br> 
        <a href="http://www.maaking.com/">* maaking.com</a> 
    </center> 
      <br><br>*** Now you Can send HTML Email <br> Regards<br>MOhammed Ahmed - Palestine 
  </body> 
</html> 
'; 
   //end of message 
    $headers  = "From: $from\n"; 
    $headers .= "Content-type: text/html\n"; 

    //options to send to cc+bcc 
    //$headers .= "Cc: [email]maa@p-i-s.cXom[/email]"; 
    //$headers .= "Bcc: [email]email@maaking.cXom[/email]"; 
     
    // now lets send the email. 
    mail($to, $subject, $message, $headers); 

    echo "Message has been sent....!"; 
?>

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santoshmotwaniCommented:
Try above code plz
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ovi_mihaiCommented:

Try

$headers  = "From: $from\n";                        //here missing /r
$headers .= "Content-type: text/html\r\n";

aparently outlook doesn't like /r only on the last header line

http://www.bigresource.com/Tracker/Track-php-Ho18Kdzs/


if it doesn't work, try a more complex header

$headers = 'Content-Type: text/html; charset="iso-8859-1"' . "\n";
$headers .= 'MIME-Version: 1.0' . "\n";
$headers .= 'From:  <email@email.com>' . "\n";
$headers .= 'To: email@email.com' . "\n";
$headers .= 'Reply-To: email@email.com'. "\r\n";

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brettererAuthor Commented:
Thank you so much.   Wish i had asked a few days ago when this issue started.  Removing the \r from it worked perfect!!!!!!
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