Including files for 'thank you' message (See more user questions)
What you need to know is where to include your files in the script code. If
using a template for the thank you message, locate this line of code in the
Above it, include your header, and below it include your footer, for
Note that the above code is within PHP opening and closing tags, so you
don't need to use <?php ?> for every line of code.
Alternatively, if you just want to make a fixed "thank you" message but
include a header and footer, you can use the default "thank you" message
HTML in the script, and put your includes either side of it, like so:
<?php include('header.php'); ?>
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN">
<?php include('footer.php'); ?>
You will notice in this case, the PHP lines have opening and closing PHP
tags. This is because they are mixed with HTML. I have a brief tutorial
about editing PHP code, here:
I should say, if you are using includes and a template, you are bound to
need to code the template in accordance with your existing files.
Any questions, just let me know.
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----- Original Message -----
Sent: Sunday, June 27, 2010 7:04 AM
Subject: Re: FormToEmail script
>>> Comments: Hi Charles
>>> I am having a problem with the "Thank you message template" for one of
>>> our sites.
>>> The pages of the site have PHP includes for the page header, etc. but
>>> the include does not work in the thankyou.php file.
>>> <?php include( 'banner.htm' ); ?>
>>> Is there anything that I can do to make this work, as with the other
>>> pages of the website?