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Server.Execute not working?

Posted on 2001-06-05
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myfile = "product_form.asp?mode=add"
Server.Execute(myfile)

the above code giving error:

Error Type:
Server object, ASP 0231 (0x80004005)
Invalid URL form or fully-qualified absolute URL was used. Use relative URLs.

pls help me! thanks a lot!





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Question by:khongkham
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by:cybermoonlight
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You can't pass dynamic values with server.execute, so you cqan't pass a querystring
Online documentation is wrong..plz follow this link to what MS has to say:
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q247/4/20.asp

There you go
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by:khongkham
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then, what's the correct method to pass the mode value???
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CJ_S earned 100 total points
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Instead use
Response.Redirect myfile
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YOu cannot pass arguments to a file being executed through the Server.Execute method. The querystring of the calling file is available inside the the file being called.

so if inside a.asp?xyz=1

you say Server.Execute(thisfile.asp) then inside of thisfile.asp you can say
Request("xyz") and it will return 1

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.execute excutes the contents of a page in another page (much like calling a function) so using response.redirect might not be the way. depending on how you are formatting.
could you explain a little more as to what ur tryinmg to acheive?
thx
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by:TheNige
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Continue to use the server.execute method....but leave off the querystring variables... instead create a local variable before doing the server.execute....your "product_form.asp" will then have access to that variable.

example...

mode="add"
Server.Execute("product_form.asp")

now in your product_form.asp you can use the "mode" variable without doing anything like Request.Querystring...just use the variable as if you were in the origional page

hope that helps
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by:nesifa
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Are you working with asp2.0 or asp 3.0
Asp 2.0 does not support this method. It is supported on asp 3.0.
Hope it helps finds the error.

Thanks
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May i just comment that response.Redirect is not an altewrnative of server.execute..server.execute executes a page as if it were part of the original page..just like a subroutine..
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