Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

A timer in an asp.net before redirecting you to another page

Posted on 2010-11-14
9
Medium Priority
?
655 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
I want to add a timer to an asp.net page.  After the timer runs out, I want the website to be redirected to another.  How do I do that?  I would want the page to be redirected after about 10 seconds.
0
Comment
Question by:VBBRett
  • 5
  • 3
9 Comments
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:Alfred A.
ID: 34134004
Try putting this in the head tag of your ASP.NET page source.  Example redirect after 20 seconds.

<head>
<META HTTP-EQUIV="refresh" CONTENT="20;URL=http://test123.com/default.aspx; text/html; charset=us-ascii;">
</head>
0
 
LVL 2

Accepted Solution

by:
AarthiPrabakaran earned 1000 total points
ID: 34134029
protected override void OnStart(string[] args)
        {
             //TODO: Add code here to start your service.
            businessthreadStarter = new Thread(new ThreadStart(this.BusinessFacadeThreadStart));
            businessthreadStarter.Start();

            timer = new System.Timers.Timer();

            timer.Interval = Convert.ToDouble(ConfigurationManager.AppSettings["TimerValue"].ToString());

            timer.Elapsed += new ElapsedEventHandler(timer_Elapsed);

            timer.Enabled = true;

            timer.Start();
}

 private void timer_Elapsed(object sender,
              System.Timers.ElapsedEventArgs e)
        {
           Response.redirect("home.aspx");
        }
0
 

Author Comment

by:VBBRett
ID: 34134061
You wouldn't happen to know how to do this in VB, would ya?
0
Concerto's Cloud Advisory Services

Want to avoid the missteps to gaining all the benefits of the cloud? Learn more about the different assessment options from our Cloud Advisory team.

 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:Alfred A.
ID: 34134075
0
 

Author Comment

by:VBBRett
ID: 34134106
Can you make it very simple please?  I wouldn't be referencing any values in the web.config file.  Thanks!
0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:Alfred A.
ID: 34134131
Have you tried the meta tag?  For 10 seconds.

<head>
<META HTTP-EQUIV="refresh" CONTENT="10;URL=http://test123.com/default.aspx; text/html; charset=us-ascii;">
</head>
0
 

Author Comment

by:VBBRett
ID: 34134139
how do you make it redirect to another page Alfred1?
0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:Alfred A.
ID: 34134160
You need to insert it in your head tag.  In this example it will redirect it in 10 seconds to the default.aspx under test123.com web site.
<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeBehind="Default.aspx.cs" Inherits="WebApplication1._Default"  %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
<head runat="server">
    <title></title>
    <META HTTP-EQUIV="refresh" CONTENT="10;URL=http://test123.com/default.aspx; text/html; charset=us-ascii;">
</head>
<body>
.............

Open in new window

0
 
LVL 21

Assisted Solution

by:Alfred A.
Alfred A. earned 1000 total points
ID: 34134167
Oh by the way, bad example in my previous psot, redirecting it to itself, just assume you are redirecting it to let say order.aspx, so it will be
<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeBehind="Default.aspx.cs" Inherits="WebApplication1._Default"  %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
<head runat="server">
    <title></title>
    <META HTTP-EQUIV="refresh" CONTENT="10;URL=http://test123.com/order.aspx; text/html; charset=us-ascii;">
</head>
<body>
.............

Open in new window

0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I recently went through the process of creating a Calendar Control of events with the basis of using a database to keep track of the dates that are selectable, one requirement was to have the selected date pop-up in a simple lightbox.  At first this…
In .NET 2.0, Microsoft introduced the Web Site.  This was the default way to create a web Project in Visual Studio 2005.  In Visual Studio 2008, the Web Application has been restored as the default web Project in Visual Studio/.NET 3.x The Web Si…
this video summaries big data hadoop online training demo (http://onlineitguru.com/big-data-hadoop-online-training-placement.html) , and covers basics in big data hadoop .
We’ve all felt that sense of false security before—locking down external access to a database or component and feeling like we’ve done all we need to do to secure company data. But that feeling is fleeting. Attacks these days can happen in many w…
Suggested Courses

972 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question