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I'm not sure I titled this question correctly. Let me explain what I want to do. I want to be able to email a url for it to show a description. Say I want to send the yahoo home page but it should only show "Here is the Yahoo page" but behind this will exist the url so when the person clicks on it it will take them to the url.
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<a href="urlhere">your text here </a>
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<a href="www.yahoo.com">Here is the Yahoo page </a>
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Need to select the email type as HTML mail.
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pratima_mcs:
Need to select the email type as HTML mail.

What does this mean?  can you give me an example? I am using Thunderbird and when I tried what you wrote in the previous post (<a href="www.yahoo.com">Here is the Yahoo page </a>) it didn't work, everything appeared, not just the text which would have been "Here is the Yahoo page"
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You use no-ip free services to mask urls.
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what are no-ip free services? and do they cost money
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