Returning a File from a TWebAction (revisited)

Posted on 2005-03-02
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Last Modified: 2010-04-05
I have a WebBroker App that returns a file thru a TWebAction. It does so by pointing to the following link:


The program then generates the file from a DB field and returns it. The problem is that, when the Save to Disk windos appears it shows the file to save as "WebActionName" instead of "FileName".

How can I make the file to be returned with the right name?


    Response.ContentStream := SomeStreamWithTheFileInside;
    Response.ContentType := 'application/octet-stream';
Question by:undergroundo
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    Response.ContentStream := SomeStreamWithTheFileInside;
    Response.ContentType := 'application/octet-stream';

    Response.SetCustomHeader('Content-Disposition', 'attachment; Filename=' +FileNameVar);


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