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Why does my webpage redirect to another page automatically after login?

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Hi All,
i installed our website E on our server A. it works fine on that server. but when i tried to access it from my machine (note: not server A ), i had the following issues:
1. load the login page --> works fine
2. key in my credential and click LogIn button--> it automatically jumps to the default page of our public website O

what i expected is: after login, it should go to page C under website E.
Note: website E is the subwebsite of website O

in Login page:
protected void bLogin_Click(object sender, ImageClickEventArgs e)
    {
        if (!Page.IsValid)
            return;

        var user = WebUser.getByEmail(tbUsername.Text.Trim());
        if (user != null)
        {
            if (user.VerifyPassword(tbPassword.Text, true))
            {
                // store the user object so we can reference it on pages.
                Session["USER"] = user;

                // prevent multiple login by the same user (see Global.asax)
                Application["SessionID " + user.Id] = this.Session.SessionID;
               
//this is where the login page should go to. it goes to next page C when running on server A locally. but jumps to public website O when testing it on my machine                                 System.Web.Security.FormsAuthentication.RedirectFromLoginPage(user.Id.ToString(), false);
               
            }
        }
    }
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web.config:

<authentication mode="Forms">
      <forms loginUrl="~/login.aspx" timeout="20" defaultUrl="~/Default.aspx" />
    </authentication>
    <authorization>
      <deny users="?" />
      <allow users="*" />
    </authorization>

**********************

Can anyone please point me to the right direction?

thanks heaps
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by:Dave Baldwin
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The simple answer is that you are probably telling it to.  It will probably be in an absolute URL like "http://www.publicsite.com/" or in a 'basehref' line in your HTML.
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by:viola123
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Hi,
in login.aspx, when you click Logo, it will redirect to www.publicWebsiteO.com.
Could you give me more details?

thanks
regards
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by:viola123
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Hi,
Please note it works fine when testing on the Server A itself.

thanks
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ID: 38817426
Hi,
i figured out. it was case sensitive issue. when i access it via http://aaa/eee/login.aspx, it won't work. because it should be http://aaa/EEE/login.aspx. I changed the settings of Apache server to ignore this issue.

thanks
regards
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by:viola123
ID: 38830390
i solved it.
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