Force Download of .WMV

I am trying to save bandwidth and force the download of WMV files.

I have tried MANY different things and unable to accomplish it. Any help would be GREATLY appreciated!!!

Urgent Problem - Force download on Mac i.e.

Author: leigh (195.10.242.15)Date: 2000-10-10 09:37:49I really,really need someones help !! I am writing an app that must force download Jpeg files on both PC and Mac versions of i.e. The PC version works fine but the the Mac version either prompts but then doesn't have the filename, launches the do ...

force download..

I'm having a problem...I update some pages on my website, where i change only 1 digit, from a number to another (prices), so it seems the file sizes themselves dont change, thus it is not always reloaded when a visitor comes back another time. Is there any way I can use PHP or javascript or html or ...

Force download in mac

I have been trying to find the solution to downloading files such as JPEG's on Mac and can only find this solution.Let PC users download the images in many of the available ways but for mac users, make a tar file of the image first (unix command line "tar - cvf imagefile.tar imagefile.jpg" ...

Mac IE force download problem

Problem: Mac IE 'sniffs' forced uploads, and displays the contents of the file, when I require it to allow the user to save the file to disk, which is what happens on at least Windows IE 5.0 and 6.0.From what I have read, I don't think thats can be solved for the Mac, but if anyone has a solution, I ...

need help in force download

HiI want to download a .pdf file forcefully, I need help in that regard. I forgot which header to be used for that, please anyone help me.i have pdf file and on click i don't want this to open in browser instead it should get downloaded. ...

download wmv files or convert asx to wmv, mov, etc

im trying to download a wmv file. i know the url, and i type it in my browser, but it says it cant download it. is there another way to dowload it?if not, i also have and asx file for it on my computer--is there a way to convert that to something like a wmv, mov, or mp4 file or anything that can pla ...

Force download HELP I'm desperate

I know there have been alot of posts on this subject... and I probably have read most of them.Ive got this script (look below) that works beatifully in 95% of all cases.The problem is that my client is using a browser that's with the other 5%...He's using Internet Explorer 5.00.2314.1003 on NT4 SP6. ...

Windows IE, Auto Download WMV files.

I am running windows 2000, IE 6.0, and I Acciedently set, when downloading a wmv video, to auto download, by un checking a check box.Now everytime I download a WMV file form the internet using IE6.0, it automatically downloads to my temp file and plays. I want to have the options again, that allow m ...

Force download of txt-file

When I create a link <a href="test.txt">test</a> and I click it, the txt-file will open in the browser. I want to get the standard message "Would you like to open it or save it."Can I force this in plain html (or with javascript) ?Kind ...

Force Download

I'm trying to have a gallery (linke an image gallery) with links (in the form of thumbnails) that, when a user clicks them, asks them to download/save the image instead of displaying it in the browser. Is this possible? if so, how? ...

Force Download of .pdf files?

Greetings,I'm wondering if anyone can tell me how to create a link to a .pdf file that ***forces*** the standard file download box to open as opposed to opening the .pdf in the browser.I realise that zipping the file would do it, but I'm dealing with a situation where I need this to be as simple as ...

force download

I'd like to force a file download with this code :<?php$array = explode (".", $file);$nb_element_1 = count ($array) -1;if ($array[$nb_element_1] != "php") {header("Content-disposition: attachment; filename=$file");header("Content-Type: application/force-download ...

force download after file created

to all guruhow can i force download a user when after created CVS file here is the script for CVS dbhost = "localhost";$dbusername = "";$dbpassword = "";$database_name = "mymembers";mysql_connect($dbhost,$dbusername,$dbpassword);mysql_select_db($database_name) ...

how can i redirect after force download

how can i redirect the page after force download?? i tried this $path="../memerprofile/csv/members/";$file_n = "members.csv"; $file_info = filesize($path.$file_n); header("Content-Type: ".$file_info['type'].""); header("Content-Disposition: attachment; fi ...

force-download is not working. it currept the .msi file

everybody I am using force download to donload a .net application file, file name is SEO_Optimization_Tool_Setup.msi (extension is “.msi”). There is something wrong going with this. When I try to download it download properly but it currecpt the file and during installation it shows error. But if ...

Force Download Help

Below is a simple PHP force download script, but is there anyway to limit what it can download, such as only ".mov" or ".jpg" files as its a security issue because this version means you can download any file<?phpheader('Content-type: application/force-download');$file=$_GET[ ...

Force Download truncates files to ~2MB

I have a site that allows users to upload files of any kind (jpg, pdf, etc...) and then makes a list for them to download that forces the download rather than view in the browser.For smaller files it works like a charm, but for larger files the file is truncated at 2,001,000 bytes. The file size is ...

Force Download of File

I've searched through the forums for something similar to what I'm trying to do, found several results, but none of which seemed to work. I have a script, download.php in the root of a folder that houses multiple audio files. The script is accessed by a link on an artist's profile that passes the id ...

Server settings to enable force download script ...

i'm hoping someone can point me to a server setting that needs to be changed in php.ini or httpd.conf (or some other place?) to solve a force download script problem i have with on a new server.i have a force download script that runs fine on the old server (and other servers i've used it on) with b ...

unknown time remaining (force download)

im using this code:<?phpset_time_limit(0); $file = 'test.mp3'; header('Content-Description: File Transfer');header("Content-Disposition: attachment; filename=\"$file\"");header('Content-Type: audio-x/mp3');header('Content-Transfer-Encoding: binary');header('Content-Length: ' . ...

Problem with force download

While trying to make user download a file using headers the connection seems to be lost after a while so could someone please tell me how to work it outhttp://www.chaska.com.pk/c1.php << here is the page with the following codefile size = 4.19 MBconnection is lost at around 1.91 MB using 64kps ...

force download in FPDF

HiCan anyone tell me how to do the force download in FPDF ?I can create a pdf file and save it with output($filename,"F");This works great. But when I put D instead of F for the download I get an error. Do I need to put something in the header of the document ?Please help ...

how to force download?

i am messep up with problem? how to force download for files like jpg or other image files....defaulf baheviour is IE just opens the file in the browser.is there ne solution?if so. pls rplyawaiting ...

Force Download Problem

i am using Force download script to force download, it works fine for firefox and IE but when u click on the "open" rather than "save" in the dialog box, it does not work in the IE.opening and saving both are working in the firefox but only saving works in the IE .in IE, when u c ...

Force Download - Just doesn't work on Mac i.e. ?

Can someone please, please help.I am writing several apps that require a forced download of files.I have tens of examples that work on PC but everyone of them displays the file in the browser on Macintosh i.e.The current code I am using is:<?if($filename){$fname="../$drive/lo/$filename" ...

Force Download on MAC

I really,really need someones help !!I am writing an app that must force download Jpeg files on both PC and Mac versions of i.e.The PC version works fine but the the Mac version either prompts but then doesn't have the filename, launches the download manager but with the wrong filename or displays t ...

Urgent Problem -Force Download on Mac i.e

Author: leigh (195.10.242.15)Date: 2000-10-10 09:37:49I really,really need someones help !! I am writing an app that must force download Jpeg files on both PC and Mac versions of i.e. The PC version works fine but the the Mac version either prompts but then doesn't have the filename, launches the do ...

force download... IE 5.5 problem

I'm having some problems with forcing a file download.I want to use the script to force the download of .doc,.pdf and .txt files.I did some searching on these forums and it already helped me alot!I already have a script that works on most browsers (ie5.01, netsc4.07, netsc6.01, opera4.01) except for ...

force download of XML file

I am trying to force MSIE to download an XML file. However, using the many combinations of header("Content-Type: application/download");header("Content-Dispoition: filename=shortname.xml");header("Content-Tranfer-Encoding:binary\r\n");works fine in netscape, but in MSIE ...