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PHP Build a Basic PHP Website (2018) Adding a Basic Form Redirecting After a Form Submission

Redirect to thanks.php not working

I'm working with a local server and my page doesn't redirect to thanks.php

The only thing that seems to make it work is if I add ob_start(); to the top of my code, but I don't fully get what this ob_start() is doing and if I can just get along with it to continue the course.


2 Answers

Hi Paulo,

I answered a similar question here: https://teamtreehouse.com/community/form-redirect-to-thanksphp

See if that helps you out.

(y) thanks!

Hi there,

Is there any whitespace before your header relocation statement? Or any echo statements? Those 2 things can cause an error message when you're looking to redirect in a PHP file.

You'd want something like:

if($success) {