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i have list of pdf document.i have one dropdown and one button for download.i need a function that should download the file ,when we selecting and clicking download
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html
<form method="get" action="file.doc">
<button type="submit">Download!</button>
</form>

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html5
<a href="path_to_file" download="proposed_file_name">Download</a>

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jQuery
$("#fileRequest").click(function() {
    // // hope the server sets Content-Disposition: attachment!
    window.location = 'file.doc';
});

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