deadlock Message Board
[ November Full List | Reply ]

Re: using mailto with action
From Max on 25 November '98
replying to using mailto with action posted by gnarly red

>Right now I'm using a form with cgi script written my my host's service, that requires the prospect to enter their email address
>and click on the submit button which then takes them to a confirmation page, and a download page.

>Can the mailto & submit buttons be combined with an a href tag to take the visitor to the download page
>after it has sent the mailto?

If all you want is for them to hit the download page right after they
click SUBMIT, edit the part of the script that sends them to the confirmation page
to have the URL of the download page instead, and remove the part that sends
them from the confirmation page to the download page.

And if they need to sign up to download, make the email address a required field.


Replies from other people:


Reply to this message

Required Details
Your name:
Subject:

Optional Details
Home page title:
Home page URL:
Email:
(if you'd like to receive
automatic replies by email)

Your Message