SendRedirect in servlet
The sendRedirect() method of HttpServletResponse interface can be used to redirect response to another resource, it may be servlet, jsp or html file.
It accepts relative as well as absolute URL.
It works at client side because it uses the url bar of the browser to make another request. So, it can work inside and outside the server.
Difference between forward() and sendRedirect() method
There are many differences between the forward() method of RequestDispatcher and sendRedirect() method of HttpServletResponse interface. They are given below:
Syntax of sendRedirect() method
Example of sendRedirect() method
Full example of sendRedirect method in servlet
Creating custom google search using sendRedirect
In this example, we are using sendRedirect method to send request to google server with the request data.