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Linking to Excel File

bradie
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Is there any way to stop the download dialog box opening when a link to an excel file is clicked.
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If ur using CFCONTENT/CFHEADER - then u ahve the option of opening up -> inline or as attachment.
1. inline - it wld open he file directly in the browser
    [if the user has the program available (on his PC) to open the particular type of file]
2. attachment - it wld open the dialog box as ur getting now.

<CFHEADER NAME="Content-disposition" VALUE="attachment;filename=anand.xls">
<CFCONTENT TYPE="application/msexcel" FILE="C:\ProjName\anand.xls" DELETEFILE="yes">

If ur just giving the URL of the excel file -> then mrichmon has the answere for u !
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