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MIME Types

Sonalee Mohapatra

Joined: Sep 15, 2003
Posts: 10
I have some links on a html page (application hosted on weblogic) which point to word documents/excel sheets. When i click on the links, they should open up the file download dialog of windows (save to disk/open from current location). Instead, it shows up junk in a new window.
I tried setting the mime types in the web.xml file as follows
for doc files :
still doesnt work though. Please advise on what is wrong.
Karthik Prabu
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Joined: Dec 27, 2002
Posts: 48
Hi Sonalee
Try setting the "Content-Disposition" header in the Response.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: MIME Types