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There is a well known feature in SharePoint that allows you to specify in the URL where to go after a new/edit/display form is saved or closed by using the Source param - e.g.


However this only works if the Source destination is on the same server - any ideas about how to rediect to a different site - e.g.

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How about bilding an application page and host in SharePoint, that onload does a Response.Redirect to your desired URL? Then you could just pass the url to this page as the Source parameter.

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Like it - nice and pragmatic solution to this, thnaks! – Ryan Jun 24 '13 at 14:12
You might even be able to pass in the url to redirect to from this page in a separate parameter, but I am not totally convinced that SharePoint will pass it on from the forms – Robert Lindgren Jun 24 '13 at 14:14
I added it passed as a param to the Source param url (i.e. uri encoded twice) and it was passed through. – Ryan Jun 25 '13 at 12:48

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