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Julian McNeill
Julian McNeill
9,445 Points

Help! Form submit to sucess modal popup instead of page redirect

the email sends I just want the modal to stay up until pressing the close button. right now it flashes on screen and the page refreshes.


$EmailFrom = "julianmcneilldesign@gmail.com";
$EmailTo = "julianmcneilldesign@gmail.com";
$Subject = "Contact Form";
$Name = Trim(stripslashes($_POST['Name'])); 
$Tel = Trim(stripslashes($_POST['Tel'])); 
$Email = Trim(stripslashes($_POST['Email'])); 
$Message = Trim(stripslashes($_POST['Message'])); 

// validation
if (!$validationOK) {
print "<meta http-equiv=\"refresh\" content=\"0;URL=error.htm\">";

// prepare email body text
$Body = "";
$Body .= "Name: ";
$Body .= $Name;
$Body .= "\n";
$Body .= "Tel: ";
$Body .= $Tel;
$Body .= "\n";
$Body .= "Email: ";
$Body .= $Email;
$Body .= "\n";
$Body .= "Message: ";
$Body .= $Message;
$Body .= "\n";

// send email 
$success = mail($EmailTo, $Subject, $Body, "From: <$EmailFrom>");

// redirect to success page 
if ($success){
print "<meta http-equiv=\"refresh\" content=\"0;URL=contactthanks.php\">";
  print "<meta http-equiv=\"refresh\" content=\"0;URL=error.htm\">";

1 Answer

Kevin Granger
Kevin Granger
20,332 Points

You should call this php from an ajax request to avoid the redirection.

Julian McNeill
Julian McNeill
9,445 Points

I have no idea how to use ajax