Solved

want to see the html tags

Posted on 2013-02-05
3
222 Views
Last Modified: 2013-02-05
$html_text='<h1>sample text</h1>';

when I echo $html_text, I get large 'sample text'
I want to see this on the browser screen '<h1>sample text</h1>';

I want to see all the html tags
0
Comment
Question by:rgb192
3 Comments
 
LVL 35

Accepted Solution

by:
gr8gonzo earned 500 total points
ID: 38855333
Use htmlspecialchars():

echo htmlspecialchars($html_text);
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:rgb192
ID: 38856211
showed html, thank you
0
 
LVL 110

Expert Comment

by:Ray Paseur
ID: 38856216
You might also find that the output is more readable if you put this before the echo htmlentities() or echo htmlspecialchars()

echo '<pre>';
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Postgres Monitoring System

A PHP and Perl based system to collect and display usage statistics from PostgreSQL databases.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Generating table dynamically is the most common issue faced by php developers.... So it seems there is a need of an article that explains the basic concept of generating tables dynamically. It just requires a basic knowledge of html and little maths…
Introduction This article is intended for those who are new to PHP error handling (https://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/11769/And-by-the-way-I-am-New-to-PHP.html).  It addresses one of the most common problems that plague beginning PHP develop…
Explain concepts important to validation of email addresses with regular expressions. Applies to most languages/tools that uses regular expressions. Consider email address RFCs: Look at HTML5 form input element (with type=email) regex pattern: T…
The viewer will learn how to count occurrences of each item in an array.

679 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question