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ATL - Downloading a file to local hard disk

Last Modified: 2013-11-25

  I have a created ATL-wizard-generated COM object dll.
(Simple Object). This is embedded in a html page so that
the COM object will be invoked when a user clicks on a particular button/image (I assume that user using internet explorer). I use VBScript for embedding this.

  The COM object essentially decompresses a coded data file,
the path to which has to be given as a parameter. But the
problem I am facing is, How do I download the coded datafile
(which is a binary, non-standard format file) to the user's
local hard disk and get it's path ?.
  Is there any way I can do this either thru' scripting or
by adding another interface to the COM object ?

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