troubleshooting Question

Response.TransmitFile not opening Save dialog

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Hardus LombaardFlag for South Africa asked on
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Hi. I have a button that calls an Angular function that makes an http post call. Inside my C# a file is created on the server. I then want to download it to the client with Response.TransmitFile(), but it doesn't work.

HTML:
<button style="width: 140px;" ng-click="Export()" class="btn btn-default btn-vk">EXPORT</button>

Angular:
var request = $http.post(baseSiteUrlPath + 'DistributionData/Export', { requestData: requestData });

C#:
System.Web.HttpResponse response1 = System.Web.HttpContext.Current.Response;
response1.AddHeader("Content-Disposition", "attachment; filename=hardus.xlsx");
response1.ContentType = "application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet";
response1.TransmitFile(@"D:\Hardus\hardus.xlsx");
response1.End();

This code pretty much does nothing. No dialog. The file just lies on the server.
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Mohit Vijay

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