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Opening a local PDF file using a link within WebBrowser

Posted on 2007-10-13
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I am using WebBrowser in my app.

I load HTML into the WebBrowser in a table format. As part of the data on each line of the table, there is a link to a local PDF file.

I am stuck on the way to code the html so that it opens the local file.....
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Question by:scbdpm
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Wayne Taylor (webtubbs) earned 1500 total points
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Hi scbdpm,

Something like this....

    file:///C:/Documents%20and%20Settings/Wayne%20Taylor/Desktop/YourFile.pdf

Note that spaces must be replaced with %20.

Regards,

Wayne
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by:Wayne Taylor (webtubbs)
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scbdpm,

Was something not answered? Why the B grade?

See here on grading questions -> http:/help.jsp#hi73

Wayne
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by:scbdpm
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well, perhaps I accepted too quckly.... your solution didnt' work from the webbrowser table and then open the pdf.


So, not exactly what I was looking for
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