Can I force a PDF open in browser?

I'm wondering if its posable to force a PDF to open in a browser window and not in Reader.  It seams customers are clicking the links, files are being downloaded and the user is not realizing anything has happened.  Can I just force them to open in the browser, only downloading if they hit save?
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I use (and work) the embed Tag:

<embed src="file.pdf#toolbar=0&navpanes=0&scrollbar=0" width="500" height="375"></embed>

The params after # are for Adobe reader only (i don't have time to test in others readers). Try it.

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Loganathan NatarajanLAMP DeveloperCommented:
If you use PHP, you can read the pdf and open it in the browser...

do you want to work on this idea?
Loganathan NatarajanLAMP DeveloperCommented:
have you tried?
graphxdivaAuthor Commented:
Could you give me an example of doing it in PHP?  I'd be interested in this method.
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