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How to open a download window by programming?

Posted on 2005-03-07
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I have a file with PRN extension that I cannot download because of a reason that I don't know.

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I want that user can download It on his computer just by cliking a link or after my processus of create of this file.

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If ur prn files are associated with an application (like notepad ) then it would be possible to open it withut much ado. Your best bet would be to've the file as a .txt file and then 've it as a nortmal link for download
like <a href ="myfile.txt">Download file</a>
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by:chouproute
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I know I can do that but it's not really what I want.

I finally suceed my request!

all I had to do it's to add on the server option, mime properties, the extension of my file. And that's it! When i try to redirec to my file a download browser open :)


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