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exporting doc file

suresh pulapally
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Joined: Mar 15, 2005
Posts: 47
hi all,

iam trying to export .doc file,i have written following code,
response.setHeader ("Content-Disposition", "attachment;filename=merlin.doc");

its asking me to open/save dialogue box,when i click on open button its opening in word document but its does't have any contents,wht could be the reason..

Ben Souther

Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

Are you streaming a word file to the browser?

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It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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