Re: Redirect Broken Links?

Ryan Smith ( (no email) )
Fri, 6 Jun 1997 17:15:50 -0400

From: Sam Akhtar <>
Date: Friday, June 06, 1997 3:36 PM
Subject: Re: Redirect Broken Links?

>>I have been on sites that if you go to a link that is no longer
>>you get a custom page saying the link is bad and notify the webmaster
>>the calling site. Is it possible to make a custom page like this for
>You could use something like HTMLEx ( which
>is an ISAPI DLL... we have it running, try typing a bogus URL
>( at
>Sam Akhtar


That HTMLEx is a pretty cool program, I have one question for you.. How did
you set up your IIS so that it sends that same HTML file for everything
bogus.. (btw, I tried a few other ficticious locations on your site, works
everywhere.. pretty cool!)


Ryan Smith