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Is it possible to open a word document in client side by javascript?

Hemant Agarwal
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Is it possible to open a word document in client side by javascript?
I want to open a word document in windows.
Thanks
Bear Bibeault
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No. You have no access to the client file system.


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Eric Pascarello
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If the document is sitting on the server then you just reference the url to the document and the browser will open it up.

Eric
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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