[thelist] Coding page to auto-download pdf file

John C Bullas (soton.ac.uk relay) jcbullas at nildram.co.uk
Mon Dec 8 03:20:24 CST 2003

At 03:34 AM 12/8/2003, you wrote:
>I¹ve been searching for this info all night! How do I make a PDF-type text
>link where, when clicked, a pdf file I¹ve specified automatically downloads
>and opens on the person¹s screen?

like this...



<a href="targetfile.pdf" OnClick="alert('Download by Right Click Save Target
As - Mac users Control Click and select download link');return
false;"><img src="iconimage.gif" alt="Download Page" width="18"
height="20" border="0"></a>

seems to work.....


>- Jaycinda

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