How to show a save dialog box when a link with .swf file is clicked?

csharp , asp.net , web development , dotnet , dotnet framework 2.0 , visual webdevelopment Mahbūbnagar, India
  • 7 years ago

    Hi Guys

    I am trying to use below code to show a save dialog box when a link with .swf file is clicked, But the problem is that its not working. Can anyone share the code to show a save dialoge box when a link is clicked with .swf file extention. Please see the below code, I am calling it on htmlanchor click event. Let me know if there are any other soltions..Thanks

    try
                {
                    HtmlAnchor anchor = (HtmlAnchor)sender;
                    System.IO.FileInfo targetfile = new System.IO.FileInfo(anchor.HRef);
    
                    if (targetfile.Exists)
                    {
                        Response.Clear();
                        Response.AddHeader("Content-Disposition", "attachment; filename=" + targetfile.Name);
                        Response.AddHeader("Content-Length", targetfile.Length.ToString());
                        Response.ContentType = "application/x-shockwave-flash";
                        Response.WriteFile(targetfile.FullName);
                    }
                }
                catch (Exception ex)
                {
                    LogException(ex);
                }
    
  • 6 years ago

    What happens when you use the code above?

    Does the file just open and play in flash player?

    Si

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