How can I redirect to https from http?

Loganathan Natarajan
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I have a website hosted in godaddy and purchased SSL (https) support for one year.  when I add custom https with my pages it works fine. How can I redirect or set by default when I access my site to go with https?

for example someone type, http://www.test.com  to go with https://www.test.com
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add the following to .htaccess  file
( at the top )
RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{HTTPS} on
RewriteRule (.*) http://%{HTTP_HOST}%{REQUEST_URI}

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if(!isset($_SERVER['HTTPS']) || $_SERVER['HTTPS'] == ""){
    $redirect = "https://".$_SERVER['HTTP_HOST'].$_SERVER['REQUEST_URI'];
    header("Location: $redirect");
}

refer
http://stackoverflow.com/questions/5106313/redirecting-from-http-to-https-with-php
if ($_SERVER['SERVER_PORT']!=443)
{
      $url = "https://". $_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'] . ":443".$_SERVER['REQUEST_URI'];
      header("Location: $url");
}

refer
http://blog.cnizz.com/2007/05/14/php-force-redirect-from-http-to-https/
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Commented:
No points for this comment, please but the answer from pratima_mcs, above, is exactly what I use.

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Thanks

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