left click to download

Hi, Thanks for looking at my question!

Does anyone know a simple script that allow the user to click a link or button with the left mouse that brings up the Download dialog box?

Normally you have to right click and go to 'Save As'.

Many thanks

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This works in IE

function f()
  document.execCommand("SaveAs",true,"C:\\My Documents\\Saved Content.html");

f should be called on the onClick event handler for a button, etc.
PigdogmonsterAuthor Commented:
thanks Anindya,

Could you give me an example say with an Image


<img src="Download.gif" border="0" onclick="">


function f()
  document.execCommand("SaveAs",true,"C:\\My Documents\\Saved Content.html");
<img src="download.gif" onClick="f()">
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PigdogmonsterAuthor Commented:
thanks Anindya,

How can I make the filenname a variable?

As I will be using within a loop in ASP.
PigdogmonsterAuthor Commented:
Dont worry!

I found it...

<a href="javascript:void(0);"
 >Save this page</a>

Thanks again!

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