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I have now been able to send emails OK.

How ever when I revive them they do not show my new lines its just in all one line

How do I make sure it displays the correct format.

PHP Code:
$this->load->library('email');
$this->load->model('catalog/account/register_model');


$this->email->from('********''Admin');
$this->email->to($this->input->post('email')); 
$this->email->subject('Customer Activation');

$key =  md5(microtime().rand());

$message "Thank you for creating a free account!";
$message .= "\r\n";
$message .= "Click on link to validate your email";
$message .= "\r\n";
$message .= anchor('account/register/validated/' $key'Click Here To Validate Email');
$this->email->message($message);

if (
$this->register_model->create_temp_account($key)) {

$this->email->send();

$data['success'] = '';

$data['header'] = Modules::run('catalog/common/header/index');
$data['footer'] = Modules::run('catalog/common/footer/index');

$this->load->view('account/register_view'$data);



Config > email.php

PHP Code:
<?php

$config
['smtp_host'] = 'ssl://smtp.gmail.com';
$config['smtp_port'] = 465;
$config['smtp_user'] = '****';
$config['smtp_pass'] = '****';
$config['protocol' 'smtp';
$config['validate' true;
$config['mailtype' 'html';
$config['charset'  'utf-8';
$config['newline'  "\r\n"
If mailtype is html, your message must be in html.
So instead of "\r\n", simply use the <br /> tag to add a new line. You can also put <p>...</p> around parts of text to create paragraphs.
Or just enclose the message in nl2br.

Normally with HTML emails I would send the data to a view and return it as a string to use in the email message field. Gives a much cleaner controller code and keeps html in views. You also need to send the entire message as a full html page.

Best wishes,

Paul.