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Opening xls file in html
Joined: Sep 02, 2005
Apr 10, 2007 10:00:00
How do I open
file in browser? On click of link I need to open the excel file alone separately. But xls file is opening in browser window.
<BODY> <a href="test.xls" target="_blank"> open xls </a> </BODY>
It opens in new window but it has all browser status bar etc.. on top..It is embedded within browser. Cannot I open without embedding it in browser window? Thanks in advance!
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Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Apr 10, 2007 11:40:00
The browser will open files if it knows how to do it. There is no way to specify that it should be opened up in Excel.
Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Apr 10, 2007 17:29:00
If you control how the file is streamed to the browser, you can set the Context-Disposition header with "attachment" instead of the "inline" header.
There is some example
code that does this in the JSP FAQ, see JspAndExcel.
[ April 10, 2007: Message edited by: Ben Souther ]
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