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Save a JSP page as Word document

Pallavi Roy
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Joined: Jun 01, 2006
Posts: 37
Hi All,

I have .jsp page with some generated content. In that page, there is a button as "save as word". When the link is clicked , i need the save dialog to appear and prompt the user to save the content in the JSP page as word document.How can i do this in JSP.
Please guide me in this regard.

Thanks & Regards,

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Bear Bibeault
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Once the page has been sent to the broswer, the fact that it was a JSP is moot.

When the button is clicked, a new request will be sent to the server. In this request, a servlet should be called that takes the same data as was sent to the JSP and format it as an RTF document (which is a lot easier to generate than a native Word document).

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