Join Candyce Mairs for an in-depth discussion in this video Using redirects, part of Dreamweaver: Creating and Validating Forms.
We will now take a look at what is refered to as a redirect, and every …server-side language has a way to redirect the user. …And the easiest way to show you what this does, is to create a blank page, add a …redirect and you'll see what I'm talking about. …What I'd like to do is create a new PHP page. …So we're going to go up to File > New > Blank Page > PHP > No Layout on it.…
Click Create, and in the code view we're going to delete all of the code on this page. …We don't want there to be any code. This page is simply going to be used as a …way to send the user to a different page. And the page we're going to send the user …to is our contact us thank you page. So, we will preview this page in the …browser, and we will actually see the thank you page instead.…
So how do we code a redirect? Well first of all, let me save this. …And we'll save this as Contact Us - Redirect. …I want you to have all of these individual pages if you want to look over …any of these pieces of code again. Now, just like any other PHP, the first …
- Installing XAMPP on a Windows system
- Installing MAMP on a Mac system
- Using admin consoles
- Creating PHP pages
- Commenting code
- Working with web forms
- Adding custom validation
- Using redirects
- Dealing with email issues
Skill Level Intermediate
Web Form Design Best Practiceswith Luke Wroblewski3h 46m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
2. Setting Up the Dynamic Website Environment
3. Introducing Dreamweaver
4. Working with PHP
5. Working with Web Forms
6. Using Form Validation
7. Creating the Action Page
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