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    Hello all,

    Iam using the following code for sending email to users that are stored in my database. The code works fine but when it sends the mail out it does not send blind carbon copies of the email addresses. In other words all mail receivers see each others email addresses. I have been through the php manual and searched on devshed forum to find no reference on my question. Does someone have any ideas?



    // First make connection to the server


    // Make connection to the database

    mysql_select_db('databasename',$con) or die( "Unable to select database");

    $sql = "SELECT email FROM contact";

    $result = mysql_query($sql);

    while ($myrow = mysql_fetch_array($result))


    echo "$to";

    echo "The results have been sent";
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    You aren't setting them as BCC but as To:

    You need to set CC and BCC in the additional headers portion of the mail() function (where you currently have $from).

    You'll want that to look like this:

    $from="From: someone@somewhere.comnnBCC: them@someplace.com, someoneelse@overthere.net";

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    I use this code:

    <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana,Arial,Helvetica">code:</font><HR><pre>
    $email = "webmaster@mysite.com";

    mysql_connect(localhost, user, pass);
    $query = "SELECT * FROM table";
    $result = mysql_query($query);

    while ($rega = mysql_fetch_array($result)) {
    "$message n
    To unsubscribe from the Mailing List go ton <A HREF="http://www.yoursite/mailinglist/unsubscribe.php3?id="" TARGET=_blank>http://www.yoursite/mailinglist/unsubscribe.php3?id="</A> .$rega["id"],
    "From: $emailnReply-To:$emailnX-mailer:PHP/". phpversion());

    Girish Gupta

    [This message has been edited by girish_gupta (edited October 08, 2000).]

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