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Calling windows event "Save As" from JSP

KRK Gowda
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Joined: Nov 02, 2004
Posts: 132
Hi All,
I have a requirement to save a file that is displayed as webpage. i want a popup to appear and ask user. I want to provide Save As option in my webpage but i dont know how to call windows event for Save As.
Can anybody tell me how to call windows event Save As from JSP.

Thanks and Regards,
Joshua Cloch
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Joined: Apr 27, 2006
Posts: 95
you may need to convert the webpage file into a outputstream;
process this procedure in a servlet is preferred.
Ben Souther

Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

Search this and the Servlets forum for "Content-Disposition".
This tag is responsible for suggesting to a browser how to handle a resposnse.

The JspAndExcel entry in our JSP FAQ has some example code that uses this header tag.

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