How To Create A PHP Header Redirect

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PHP Redirection



Redirecting to another website

To setup a simple redirect in PHP you will need to create a header() function. Simply create a index.php file in the location you want to redirect from with the following line of code:

< ?php header(“Location: https://URL-YOU-WANT-TO-REDIRECT-TOO/”); ?>

This will now redirect to the website location you typed.


Redirecting to another page or directory

You can also create a file that links internally on your file manager.

<?php header(“Location: anotherDirectory/anotherFile.php”); ?>

When linking to an internal file it doesn’t have to match a .php extension, It can be the following programs python, HTML, php, perl, cgi and compiled cgi programs.


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