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 with sajax

Is here anyone familiar with sajax: http://absinth.modernmethod.com/sajax/index.phtml ?I am trying to use sajax to force download a .txt file. When using sajax I call a function containg print() to print something into a file (because I have necessary eader() settings to force download print() rathe ...

Force download .mov

I have this file that works like a charm, but I have a problem.In the database the download field is being inputted with the path after the root for each category, for example:mysite.com/videos/horror/031609/horrormovie.movmysite.com/videos/action/031809/actionmovie.movso this is what is appending t ...

redirect after force download

I am doing a script where the user will be redirect to a page from a payment gateway.In that page he will get a force download dialogue box and as well as in background the page will redirect to another url.Is it possible without using any javascript.Please suggest.Many ...

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'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 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 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 ...

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 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 ...

Re: Mozilla and NS7 force download extension problem

This code works in Opera, IE - it offers to save a file, for example, called foo.pl.but in Netscape 7/Mozilla it tries to save as foo.pl.php.from a file called download.php:header ("Content-Type: application/force-download");header ("Content-Disposition: attachment; filename=".$d ...

force download and file size

i have successfully created a download script to force a user todownload, however attempting to download large files causes an errorsaying that the file cannot be found.my code >header("Cache-control: private");header("Content-Type: application/force-download; name=\"$file\ ...

force download

I've tried the following force download script and for the life of me I can't get it to download the file. I get the download dialog pop-up, but the file size is only around 500 bytes. I think it is the pathing. I've tried absolute and relative paths for readfile and filesize. The thumbnail page and ...

force download / large files

I want to do a binary read on files to force download of the files, and I was wondering if it's possible to do this without having to read the entire file into memory. So for instance, the following code I would assume would read the entire contents into memory$handle = fopen($filename, "rb ...

force download filename with spaces

I've found lots of codes to force download of a file but they don't work when the filename has got spaces.I've tried to backslash them, htmlentities, urlencode, rawurlencode ...nothing to do !If someone has got an idea : thks a lot !here is my code :<?phpheader("Content-Description: File Tra ...

Force Download (yes one more...)

I'm having a strange problem with my force downloading function. It's that everything works out very nice using Firefox but in explorer I just get the "Save as" prompt and after that everything dies and an error msg is displayed.This is the code I'm using for my download function as a part ...

force-download problem and somthin after dl

I have a problem about force-downloading,the download process goes fine, it's more of the encoding part (in my assumption).here is th code:header('Content-Description: File Transfer');header("Content-Type: application/force-download");header("Content-Transfer-Encoding: Binary");h ...

Force download script won't deeplink i IE

I'm using this force download and click counter script for my downloadable pdf documents. It works fine from my download page but when clicking a download link from i.e. a Google search, I get error messages saying that the document could not be opened. This only happenes in IE and not in browsers l ...

force download and rename files

ok what i have users do is upload files to the server, the files gets renamed for conflicting issues, and then they choose a name they want to call the file. After it uploads it sends that info to the database.now i know that they are going to want to download that file but i don't know how to do a ...

force download header with multiple files?

Is there a way to download multiple files at the same time with the php header? I can get one download to work but when you click another download link to start a new download it will not start. It waits until the first download is stopped or finished before the second download will start up. header ...

Force download + Force redirect at the exact same time?

I have a form that when you click the "Generate Report" submit button, it will force download a CSV file, required for this project.On the very same page you also have a "Search" submit button, when you press it it should generate search results in a new page.However, when you cl ...

securing a 'force download' script

first time here. hello. :) to business:i am using eLouai's Force Download of media files script (http://elouai.com/force-download.php) in order to allow users to download content from my site, but i don't want them to download what they want, only what i let them.the first method was a 'white list' ...

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. I dont want people having access to files such as .php<?phpheader(' ...

CSV force download issue in IE

I am trying to write a code to force download a csv file. It works fine on Firefox but in IE (ver 6.0) it fails. In IE, it shows a random filname without extension in the download dialogue.the headers used are,header("Content-type: text/csv");header("Content-Disposition: attachment; f ...

Force Download for PDF file and updating view state

We are developing web application in which we have provided force download functionality for PDF report.We have following code to support Force Download Functionality for PDF report.Response.AppendHeader("content-disposition", "attachment; filename=" + name);if (type != " ...

force download

header("Content-Disposition: attachment; filename=$filename");header("Content-type: application/octetstream");header("Pragma: no-cache");header("Expires: 0");Will the force download above work on any platform and on any browser? or should I check for browser a ...

force download problem

Here is what I use to force download:header("Content-Type: text/plain");header("Content-Disposition: attachment; filename=$blah[filename]");header("Pragma: no-cache");header("Expires: 0");A download dialog opens and if I do choose "Save" it will be s ...

Possible to Force Download (PHP Script) from Remote Server W/O Causing Proxy Effect?

So here is the script I have on a force download php, that downloads MP4s to the user:ob_start();header("Pragma: public");header("Expires: " . gmdate("D, d M Y H:i:s", time() + $offset) . " GMT");header("Cache-Control: must-revalidate, post-check=3600, pr ...

Force download from ftp using cURL..

guys,I am trying to force download files from ftp server to my local machine using the following code. <?phpheader("Content-type: application/octet-stream");header("Content-Disposition: attachment; filename=\"" . basename($filename) . "\"");header("Con ...

Ubuntu Mime types : how to hande force-download or x-download types?

Some mail clients use mime-types such asContent-Type: application/x-download;orContent-Type: application/force-download;regardless of the actual filetype. When receiving such an attachment, the mime resolution (at leat in mutt) does not work. Is there a way to override the mime description in the me ...

GD and Force Download

<?phpinclude("inc.config.php");$fileID = $_GET['photoID']*1;$loc = $_GET["loc"];$copy = $_GET["copy"];$filepath = "photos_04665171/".$fileID.".jpg";if(file_exists($filepath)) {$loc = str_replace(" ","_",$loc);$image = imagecrea ...

Error handling force download.. :(

I need to provide download for php file on my site.I use this script:session_cache_limiter('none'); //*Use before session_start()session_start();$file = 'file.php';_Download("hiddendir/".$file, $file);function _Download($f_location,$f_name){header ("Cache-Control: must-revalidate, pos ...

How to make a force download script secure

The following page offers a force download script:http://elouai.com/force-download.phpI'm not sure what he means by literal values in the following section:SecurityIf you expose this in a URL you are essentially posting a large sign titled "Hack me!"What to do? Use literal values to repres ...

How can I use URLDownloadToFile function in javascript to download images or a web page to hard disk

How can I use URLDownloadToFile function in javascript to download images or a web page to hard disk? ...

Force download box does not appear

I'm trying to force the 'download dialog box' to appear once the page is loaded with a given filename in the url. However, the file (in this case a pdf file) keeps opening in the browser and showing all funny codes. I've tried with all sorts of header combinations from different tutorials, but it ne ...

.htaccess force download for any file

I have site where users can upload any file. Well what i want that whenever some one uploads file. It should force download using .htaccess . Normally file types allowed are.zip .rar mp3. .avi .mp4 .jar .sis .sisx .wmv .jpeg .jpg .gif .png .bmpSo how could i achieve it. I read several articles aroun ...

Can I force-download more than one Data files in one click ?

Can three separate Data files (.csv) be made available for download in one click ? The Data for all the three will be coined in the Script.I have been using this code to Create Force-download for one File.header("Content-type: application/octet-stream"); header('Content-Disposition: attach ...

IE wont force download HELP!

OK this fails to download a file in IE and I have no idea as to why this does. What happens is that it downloads a php file instead of the required file like it should and does do in FF. FF works fine.Why does IE fail to download this from this script and i really need this working ASAP. I can't bel ...

How to force Download in IE...

Would somebody could tell me how to force download in IE? I saw someone did a code (as shown below) and I 've tested it works in Netscape but does not work in IE, so I added some changes on it, but still can;t work in IE! Could sone of you kindly to show me why and how to fix it!Thanks a lot!======= ...

force download with javascript

I'm tring to "force a file download", for a known file type, using only javascript.If someone can help ... ...

Force download of MP3 file instead of streaming

Hi, i had encountered problem with MP3 file links:in IE/Safari/Chrome, when a link to a MP3 file is clicked, the download starts correctly; but in Firefox that doesn't happen - clicking the MP3 file link, it starts an unwanted streaming through a preinstalled FF media plugin.I need to force MP3 file ...

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 doesn't work with IE7 on remote server

I've got a really strange problem and I've already spent too much time on it for the small thing it is.I've got 2 php pages. One is the main one, calling the second one. The second is just a page to force the download of a file.When I use them locally, I don't have any problem. It works well with IE ...