[thelist] Hiding Address bar details in cold fusion

Joshua Olson joshua at waetech.com
Thu Aug 7 07:55:35 CDT 2003

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Stevenson N" <ngilas2003 at yahoo.com>
Sent: Thursday, August 07, 2003 8:15 AM

> Hi all,
> If I have :
> http://www.xxx.com?id=21,
> How can i hide "?id=21" so that it doesn't appear on the address bar?

If id=21 is important, you'll need to get the information to the page.  You
essentially have 4 options:

1.  Post to the page from a form and pass id=21 as a hidden field.
2.  Use something like isapi_rewrite so you can make the URL look like
3.  Encrypt the 21 and pass it in the URL, such as
4.  Use FRAMES... ugh.

Good luck,

Joshua Olson
Web Application Engineer
WAE Tech Inc.

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