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I have a lightbox pop up when a link is clicked to sign up for the site but, after signing up i don't want them to redirect to their user profile page, I need them to stay on the same exact page. Is this possible?

I tried login destination but that feature only works for the login not registration.

  • What module shows the Lightbox pop-up with the login link? – kiamlaluno Jul 12 '11 at 17:26
  • im using hardcoded modal plugin called leanModal. its just a lightweight modal that will show the register form in it – delboud Jul 13 '11 at 0:49
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You could also use the Rules module.

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  • I have that installed and couldn't seem to get it to make the user stay on the same page after actually making a new account, you have an idea how I can achieve this? – delboud Jul 13 '11 at 0:52
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Try the LoginToboggan module. It has alot more features and community support than login destination module

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  • I have it installed but doesn't do what I need it to do. – delboud Jul 12 '11 at 15:05
  • Thanks for the update, this Drdupal 6 or 7? – iStryker Jul 12 '11 at 15:10
  • This is drupal 6 – delboud Jul 13 '11 at 0:47
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Cleanest way is probably to just write a little module. In it, use hook_user() to change the destination URL after login:

/**
 * Implements hook_user().
 */
function mymodule_user($op, &$edit, &$account, $category = NULL) {
  switch ($op) {
    case 'register':
      // set the redirect url to <front>
      $_REQUEST['destination'] = '<front>';
      // OR, uncomment the following to disable redirecting completely:
      // unset($_REQUEST['destination']);
      break;
}
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If you're trying to do this in your own custom module in Drupal 7:

function mymodulename_form_user_register_form_alter(){
    $_REQUEST['destination'] = 'anywhere_you_want_to_go_to';
}

hook_form_user_register_form_alter() always runs on the registration form. Change mymodulename to your module and make sure it's on.

The second line is the line that redirects on submit (if it validates). I don't know of any way to not redirect, but you can redirect to the page you're redirecting away from for the same result. Change the "anywhere_you_want_to_go_to" string to the page you want to go to. eg. "user/register" or "<front>".

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  • The OP is asking for a way to avoid the users are redirected to another page once they submitted the registration form. – kiamlaluno Jan 29 '13 at 2:40

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