Web URL to aspx variable

Hi guys,

I have a website where I want the user to type in something like this:


... and the page automatically forward to:


Does anyone know who to do this?  Preferably in ASP.NET VB.

Thanks :)
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Scott Fell, EE MVEDeveloper & EE ModeratorCommented:
URL rewriting is the best method to use.   However, there is an alternative in simply adding a redirect script on an index page under an actual folder.  http://support.microsoft.com/kb/312063
Rose BabuSenior Team ManagerCommented:
If you are using Win 2003 server then install urlrewriter module as described in http://urlrewriter.net/index.php/support/installation/windows-server-2003

Then in your web.config file add rewrite rule

<rewrite url="^/(.+)$" to="/webpage.aspx?Variable==$1" processing="stop" />


To get the Intelligencia.UrlRewriter.dll file

get the source from https://github.com/sethyates/urlrewriter/downloads
extract the source and build it to get dll.(find the dll in \bin\Debug folder)

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Rose BabuSenior Team ManagerCommented:
any luck?
jamie77777Author Commented:
Thanks for all your help guys... eventually went with this :)


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