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Force a Save File Dialog

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Submitted on: 1/5/2015 8:10:00 AM
By: Joel Thoms (from psc cd)  
Level: Beginner
User Rating: By 10 Users
Compatibility: ASP (Active Server Pages), VbScript (browser/client side)
Views: 491
 
     This piece of code FORCES the user to save known file types (ie: *.mpg, *.gif, *.jpg, *.htm... you get the idea). Normally these (known file types) are opened in the browser, if you wish to bypass this feature in the browsers and allow the user to save a copy to their local computer without telling them to "right click" on the file and select "save target", this is the way. This code is REAL SIMPLE. I commented EVERY line so you know exacly what purpose it serves. If you have any enhancements to make to it, please let me know I'd love to see them. Please vote good or bad, 'cause I'd like to know.

 
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'**************************************
' for :Force a Save File Dialog
'**************************************
'If you are a monkey you are only
'authorized to use this code if you
'are currently swinging from your
'tail on a tree AND have 2 (two)
'or more bananas currently on your
'tree as well. you (the monkey)
'may not eat (or use) the code,
'unless 1 (one) banana is eaten
'first AND the 2nd (second)
'banana is eaten afterwords.
'
'If you work for the government or
'any government agency...
'... you are a monkey!
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