Follow Redirects

This capability requires Rules Engine - Advanced Rules which must be purchased separately. Contact your CDN account manager to activate it.

Category: URL

Purpose: Determines whether requests may be redirected to the hostname defined in the Location header returned by a customer origin server.

All requests, regardless of HTTP method (e.g., POST and PUT), are redirected as GET requests.

Requests can only be redirected to edge CNAMEs that correspond to the same platform.

Valid values are:

Enabled Result


Requests are allowed to follow redirects.


Requests will not be redirected.

Default Behavior: Disabled.