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Archu Joshi

Joined: Nov 12, 2000
Posts: 3
hi everybody
i have written a servlet that takes username & password from HTML form & checks the values with values stored in a database.
if valid values then Welcome message comes & ihave to click on a link that shows next screen. if values are not valid Login failed message comes.
but i dont want to click on any link to see the next screen it should come directly.
what is the solution.

Frank Carver

Joined: Jan 07, 1999
Posts: 6920
What you need is the "meta refresh" tag understood by most browsers. For example:
<meta http-equiv='refresh' content='10; /welcome.html'>
<body><h2>Logged in OK. Please Wait</h2>
Will show the "Logged in OK" message for 10 seconds, then go to to the /welcome.html page.

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