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For editing server files in WEB Application

Edward Durai
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Joined: Oct 09, 2004
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Hello Experts,

I am using tomcat 5.0 for my web application. I am storing excel files in the tomcat server loaction.

i am displaying files with links for viewing the file.

but if i change any content of the viewing file after saving, it is not affected.

how can i edit the server files?

Please advise.


Thank You<br />Edward
Ulf Dittmer
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You will need to upload the altered file to the web app.


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Edward Durai
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Joined: Oct 09, 2004
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without uploading the document, is it possible to open and save the existing server document?

please advise.
Ulf Dittmer
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Not over HTTP (unless you implement something fancy using WebDAV, but I'm not sure if Excel supports that). Would a standard file server work?
 
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