file to open in browser instead of saving

i want to option to set file opening in the browser itself rather saving in google chrome/mozilla firefox.

eg : when i am running the oracle report  with the url like this
it  opens in ie with the browser itself whereas in chrome/mozilla it downloads which we dont want.

plz do the needful
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
is it returning a pdf?
It's going to depend a lot on the file type you're trying to view. Firefox and Chrome may need a plugin if it's a file type they don't support natively.

Here's how to set how Firefox opens different file types:
venu3108Author Commented:
hi david

its not pdf,, its a text file
David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
try this worked for me
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
    <meta charset="utf-8" />
    <title>EE Question #2</title>
    <object data="/readme.txt" type="text/plain" width=800 style="height: 550px">
    <a href="/readme.txt">Read Me</a>

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