[ic] Problems with mv_action

John Young john_young at sonic.net
Mon Sep 8 15:12:41 EDT 2003

Jamie Neil wrote:

> I've had the following piece of code running happily on my site for a 
> month or so:
> [set bounce_clickcode]
>   [bounce href="[area href=|[cgi clickcode]|]"]
> [/set]
> <form method="post" action="[process]">
> <input type="hidden" name="mv_session_id" value="[data session id]">
> <input type="hidden" name="mv_action" value="back">
> <input type="hidden" name="mv_click" value="bounce_clickcode">
> <input type="text" name="clickcode" class="navbar" maxlength="10" 
> size="5">&nbsp;
> <input type="image" name="go" src="go.gif" alt="go">
> </form>
> It allows the user to enter a product code and go straight to the 
> product's flypage. I use a bounce instead of "[area flypage]" to avoid 
> having to make changes to the flypage code and so the url reads 
> "1234.html" instead of "flypage.html".

Perhaps I'm missing something (not totally awake yet)... but
don't try:

[area href=flypage]

Instead, use:

[area href="[cgi clickcode]"]

IC looks for the page where you keep normal pages, then, if not found,
it will look for a product code/sku of the same name.  If it exist, it
is displayed using flypage (but the URI will show the product code, not 

John Young

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