This is a different issue to solve/handle, that you can not avoid - but is not that hard. –Aristos Jan 8 '14 at 10:05 add a comment| Your Answer draft I created the following simple test html:and it does get downloaded, but in the chrome console I see that the download was "canceled" and appears in red. Simple Old Method : This is the simpleset method to start download, just create a and point it to your file location.
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I want a simple file download, that would do the same as this: Download! But I want to use an HTML button, e.g. strFileName The name of the file to be created. Subscribed!
Considering Zip, Tar, and other multi-file outputs, Blob.prototype.download option, and more, stay tuned folks. this contact form more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed var clickEvent = document.createEvent("MouseEvent"); clickEvent.initEvent("click", true, true); link.dispatchEvent(clickEvent); This is actually the "chrome" way solution for firefox (I am not tested it on other browsers, so please leave comments about the What do I do if somebody asks me to join his accusation of my colleague of academic misconduct? Jquery Download File From Url
As opposite to solution with form, it enables you to embed additional logic, for example activating download after timeout, when some conditions are met etc.