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How do I split this into a html file and a php file?

With the help of an EE Expert I obtained the attached code to create and send an email form. Is there any way I can split it into a HTML file and a separate PHP file?
<?php
#
# This code has been developed to collect data from an email form and email it to us
#

# some settings of POST vars
if (!isset($_POST['send']))  $send = ''; else $send = $_POST['send'];
if (!isset($_POST['toText'])) $toText = ''; else $toText = $_POST['toText'];
if (!isset($_POST['ccText'])) $ccText = ''; else $ccText = $_POST['ccText'];
if (!isset($_POST['subjectText'])) $subjectText = ''; else $subjectText = $_POST['subjectText'];
if (!isset($_POST['msgText'])) $msgText = ''; else $msgText = $_POST['msgText'];
if (!isset($_POST['ccText'])) $ccTexth = ''; else $ccText = $_POST['ccText'];
if (!isset($_POST['bccText'])) $bccText = ''; else $bccText = $_POST['bccText'];
if (!isset($_POST['nameText'])) $nameText = ''; else $nameText = $_POST['nameText'];
if (!isset($_POST['fromText'])) $fromText = ''; else $fromText = $_POST['fromText'];

if ($send == "") {
    $title="Email Form";
    $announce=" ";
}
else {
	if($fromText === "") die("No name!");
  	$toText="admin@myemail.com";
  	$title="Test Email Page";
  	$announce="Your Message has been Sent!";
  	$header = "From: ".$fromText."\r\n";
  	$header .= "Cc: ".$ccText."\n";
  	$header .= "Reply-To : ".$fromText."\r\n";
  	$header .= "Return-Path : ".$fromText."\r\n";
  	$header .= "X-Mailer: PHP\r\n";
  	$header .= "MIME-Version: 1.0\r\n";
  	$header .= "Content-Type: text/plain; charset=iso-8859-1\r\n";
  	ini_set(sendmail_from,$fromText);  
	mail($toText, $subjectText, $msgText, $header, '-f'.$fromText);
  	ini_restore(sendmail_from);
}
?>

<html>
	<head>
	<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
	<title><?php echo($title)?></title>
	<style type="text/css">
		<!-- 
			A:link { color: #999999; }
			A:visited { color: #999999; }
			A:hover {color: #0099ff;}
		-->
	</style>

	<script type="text/javascript">
		<!--

		function check()
		{
		var at=document.getElementById("fromText").value.indexOf("@");
		var eml=document.getElementById("fromText").value;
		var nam=document.getElementById("nameText").value;
		var alerttxt="";
		var submitOK="true";

		if (eml.length < 5 || at == -1)
			{
			alerttxt=alerttxt+"Please enter a valid e-mail address!\r\n";
			submitOK="false"
			//return false;
			}

		if (nam.length < 3)
			{
			alerttxt=alerttxt+"Please enter your name.\r\n";
			submitOK="false"
			//return false;
			}

		if (submitOK=="false")
			{
			alert(alerttxt);
			return false;
			}
		}

		// -->
		</script>
	</head>

	<body bgcolor="#ddeedd">
		<div align="center">
			<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" summary="" width="580">
				<tr>
					<td align="center">
						//<?php
						// if ($send != "") {
						//   	echo ("To: ".$toText."<br>\r\nSubject: ".$subjectText."<br>\r\n".$msgText."<br>\r\n".$header);
						//	 	}
						// ?>

						<p><b><font color="#000000" size="5">Test Email</font></b></p>
						<font size="4" color="#000000">
							<!--   <form method="POST" action="<?php echo($PHP_SELF)?>"> -->
							  <form method="POST" action="Email.php" onsubmit="return check();">
								<p><font size="3"><b>Name: <input type="text" name="nameText" id="nameText" size="46"></b></font></p>
								<p><font size="3"><b>Email: <input type="text" name="fromText" id="fromText" size="46"></b></font></p>
								<input type="hidden" name="subjectText" value="Web Mail">
								<p><font face="Arial" size="3"><b>Message Text:</b></font></p>
								<p><font face="Arial" size="3"><b><textarea rows="6" name="msgText" cols="60"></textarea></b></font></p>
								<p><font size="3"><b><input type="submit" value="Send" name="send" style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 12pt; font-weight: bold"></b></font></p>
								<input type="hidden" name="state" value="1">
							  </form>
							  <b><font face="Arial" size="4" color="#e00000"><?php echo($announce)?></font></b><br><br>
						</font>
					</td>
				</tr>
			</table> 
		</div>
	</body>
</html>

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Rob4077

8/22/2022 - Mon
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Rob4077

Ok so I am better off leaving it all in a PHP file so I can get the desired response after submitting the form.

The reason I want to do it is because we have just had a bundle of books printed in readiness for this and the reference is to www.mywebsite.com/order so I was going to create a folder called order and put the form in there as order.htm. Is there any way I can achieve this with a PHP file?
Dave Baldwin

You can change the name of the file to 'order.php' if you want.  Just make sure and change it in the form tag too.
ASKER
Rob4077

It is my understanding that     www.mywebsite.com/order             will open     index.htm     in the order folder.
If I rename it this fiel to      order.php     wouldn't I have to enter      www.mywebsite.com/order.php   to open it?
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Dave Baldwin

Yes.  You might be able to make it 'index.php' in the 'http://www.mywebsite.com/order/' directory.
ASKER
Rob4077

i'll try that to see if it works
ASKER
Rob4077

Yep. It works. I just wasn't sure if it would find index.php.

Thanks very much for your help
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Dave Baldwin

You're welcome, glad to help.
ASKER
Rob4077

I have posted a new related question if you're interested in helping (hopefully the last one)
https://www.experts-exchange.com/Web_Development/Web_Languages-Standards/PHP/Q_27192023.html