well I can only raise a smile to the yo yo of posts we a have endured to solve the issue and all along it was simply order of code. ;-)
Subsequently I think i'm going to need help configuring an email verification function to this, similar to how you done it on my previous project where you configured it from the pp_confirm.php page. I will put in a premier support request and wait to here from you. do you still have me on Skype?