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How do I make PDF downloads only available to someone with a password.

iDeej asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-07
I want to have a password protected page that has a pdf download on it.

This page needs to be setup so the only way to get to it is through the password protected page and not by somebody entering in the URL in the browser.

Also the pdfs that can be downloaded must only be able to be downloaded from that page and not be able to be accessed by entering a URL into the browser.

Could somebody please tell me the best way to do this?


P.S I have PHP, MySQL skills if that is the best way to go.
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