Redirect After Installation

yingmu52
Shopify Partner
1 0 0

Hi, I am building a Shopify app and the app got rejected, one of the reasons is app redirect after installation. 

the installation callback returns an Http status code 301.

{
      statusCode: 301,
      headers: { 
           Location: "https://www.google.com"
     },
      body: "ok"
};

the problem is, during the first installation, it redirects the entire page to the `Location`. But if you open it from the Shopify Admin dashboard. the page is locked inside an iFrame. 

How do I keep this consistent ?? can someone teach me how to
- redirect back to an iFrame (both first install and open from within admin dashboard)
- redirect the page to a new tab (same as above)


THANK YOU!!!

0 Likes
hassain
Shopify Staff (Retired)
Shopify Staff (Retired)
623 104 146

Hi @yingmu52 

 

If you would like to keep the user experience consistent so that the Shopify merchant is redirected to the iFrame both after first install and after opening it from the Shopify Admin Dashboard, then after the successful installation of your app you should redirect the merchant to the URL of "https://{merchant-shopify-domain}.myshopify.com/admin/apps/{your-app-api-key}"

 

 

 

 

Hassain | Developer Support Specialist @ Shopify
 - Was my reply helpful? Click Like to let me know! 
 - Was your question answered? Click Accept as Solution 

0 Likes
umairakram
Shopify Partner
4 0 0

hi @hassain 

 

I am redirecting my app to the URL: "https://{merchant-shopify-domain}.myshopify.com/admin/apps/{your-app-api-key}" but it returns me an error i.e. "{merchant-shopify-domain}.myshopify.com redirected you too many times". I have attached a snapshot, please help me with how to stop this redirection loop?

Capture.PNG

0 Likes