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Cookies to redirect to separate pages based on previous choice?

  • # February 25, 2013 at 2:01 pm

    Is there a way to set a cookie to redirect to a page based on a previous selection?

    I am building a site which will start with a gateway page. Option 1 will lead them to and Option 2 will lead them to When they return, rather than being presented with the gateway page, can I have the site take them directly to OR based on their previous selection?

    If this is possible, can someone direct me to a tutorial, book, etc. to learn more how to do it? Thanks!

    # February 25, 2013 at 2:35 pm

    Okay, after more searching around, I’ve found that this is definitely possible. I haven’t yet found any excellent tutorials or training material on getting started though. If anybody can point me in a great direction, I would appreciate it. Thanks!

    # February 25, 2013 at 3:21 pm

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    If you use php you can use setcookie() and $_COOKIE ~

    # February 25, 2013 at 6:04 pm

    @CrocoDillon Thanks for the help!

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