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Re: downloading a link

From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
Date: Sat, 20 May 2000 03:36:40 -0700
Message-Id: <v04220800b54c1910c2ef@[63.193.119.97]>
To: www-html@w3.org
At 02:40p +0530 05/20/00, JShrinath didst inscribe upon an electronic papyrus:
>Is there any mecahnism by which a link(pointing to a document) can be
>downloaded instead of being opened by the browser ?

You mean automatically, I take it? That's a function of two things:

   1. Browser configuration
   2. MIME type of linked object

The relevant part of the HTML spec is here:

    http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/struct/links.html#adef-type-A


-Walter
  PS. Please remember to put a subject line on your emails
Received on Saturday, 20 May 2000 06:37:36 GMT

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