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PHP Problem with if/then and redirect statement. I can seem to get it to work

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     <?php
$result = 6;

if ($result == 5) { 
  header("Location: staffonly2.php");
}
elseif ($result == 6) {
  header("Location: boardonly2.php");
}
elseif ($result == 7) {
    header("Location: eoconly2.php");
}
else {
    echo "<h3 class='clients'>Sorry you don't have the proper user level </h3<br />";
}
?>

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Question by:Monte2256
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If you have Any white space before the opening PHP tag, it will be sent to the browser and prevent any header statements from working.
// you have
     <?php
// should be
<?php

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