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can I get brower's previous url?

Alex Hank
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Joined: Apr 27, 2005
Posts: 16
Is it possible to read a browsers previous url?

I know that I can get the previous url if a page has been linked to my site with request.getHeader("Referer"). However, this will not get me the previous url if the user types in my webaddress.

thanks in advance

Alex
Eric Pascarello
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Joined: Nov 08, 2001
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No it is a security issue....

Eric
 
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