We help IT Professionals succeed at work.

Check out our new AWS podcast with Certified Expert, Phil Phillips! Listen to "How to Execute a Seamless AWS Migration" on EE or on your favorite podcast platform. Listen Now


Using web pages offline.

RandyTommy asked
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2013-11-11
Some online software (i.e. certain Point-Of-Sale restaurant software) consists of web pages in a browser from an off-site URL/domain.  But, when the internet fails, it has the ability to continue serving the pages and storing sales data for several hours at least.  Then uploads the sales transactions and refreshes the web pages when the internet is fiannly restored.

I'm guessing the end user has downloaded a local *.exe program that can store copies of the web pages asked for, and serve them again to the browser when the web fails, storing data as well until able to upload it and refresh.

QUESTION:  Do you know of ready-made software that gives a website this ability?
Watch Question

Michel PlungjanIT Expert
Top Expert 2009
Unlock this solution with a free trial preview.
(No credit card required)
Get Preview

i dont know whether this soln matches ur requirement. But in firefox, an addon Read it later - has the option to save the web pages offline...
Unlock this solution with a free trial preview.
(No credit card required)
Get Preview
Unlock the solution to this question.
Thanks for using Experts Exchange.

Please provide your email to receive a free trial preview!

*This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.


Please enter a first name

Please enter a last name

8+ characters (letters, numbers, and a symbol)

By clicking, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.