Redirect in the Spring Boot framework
In this post I will show you how to redirect or direct the user to another URL within the method of a controller in the Spring Boot framework.
Redirecting to another URL in Spring Boot is very useful when the user does a certain action and we must return it to the main page.
Send to another route in Spring Boot
To make a redirect, simply create the method in the Controller and return a
Within the method, return a string with the following format:
Example to redirect in Spring Boot
Let’s see a very simple example. I have my Spring Boot controller called ProductosController.java, inside it I must do a redirect within the method called
To do this, I do the following:
On line 2 I define the method; It is very important to return a
Finally on line 4 we redirect to
When the user calls that method, a redirect to that route will be done, after saving the
Do not put the
@ResponseBody annotation in the definition of your method, because if you do, the redirect will not work.