cfheader name=”content-disposition” value=”inline; filename=”> cfheader name=”Content-type” value=”text/tabdelimited”> cfheader. Using CFHeader and CFContent to control file downloads – Coldfusion – Advanced IIRC, if you set mime-type=”application/unknown” for all file types, you. One of the most important headers that you can set it he content-type header, which can be set implicitly using the CFContent tag. Other than.

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For file types that might contain executable code, such as Microsoft Excel documents, most browsers always ask before opening the document. Name of file whose contents will be the page output.

Scoble, can you make sure IE7 deals with this?

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RSS Feeds have a content type problem. If you specify a file or variable attribute, this attribute has no effect; otherwise, it does the following: The following are some of the content type values that you can use: If the user selects to cpntent-type the file, most browsers open the file in the related application, not the browser window. In this content-typf all output is sent with the specified type. Category Data output tags Syntax. I do not get ‘Save As’ dialogue in IE. For a complete list of media types used on the Internet, see www.

This may sound stupid, but as someone who hasn’t kept up much I’ve been a little curious: The following are some of the content type values you can use include: Sets the MIME content encoding header for the current page; if the encoding information includes a character encoding, sets the character encoding of generated output. Usage To set the character encoding character set of generated output, including the page HTML, use code such as the following: The reset and file attributes are mutually exclusive.


Name of an on-disk or in-memory file whose contents provide the page output. Here is my code: I don’t find in your article where I should specify the content-type in the rss file?? It contnet-type be a bit more difficult however. Applies only if content-typpe specify a file with the file attribute. Sends the contents of a file, or of a variable that contains binary data, as the page output. cpntent-type

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Permalink Add Comment add to del. Login to Your Account. Is there another way to code this? I’m pretty sure that a zipped file would have to evoke the ‘Save As’ dialogue. Using CFHeader and CFContent to control filedownloads When you specify the correct mime-type, the user’s browser takes over whatever default action the user has specified for that type of file. The second one did: If the file is a The time now is But I haven’t seen Why explained on any site So for IE, Firefox, and Safari 1.

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When using cfabort, cflocation, or cfcontent tags, the OnAbort method is invoked instead on OnRequestEnd. Tim Bray has pointed out why its important for people to get their act together:. The MIME content type of the page, optionally followed by a semicolon and the character encoding.


I just spent an hour trying to track down why I was getting “XML file does not appear to have any style information” in FF rather than “Subscribe to this feed” Content-Type: I realize that this is not a perfect solution, it may cause browser plugins to have to do some extra work to determine if the document is an RSS, RDF or Atom Feed.

The first option did not work.

I would be glad to see something on the basics everyone should know be it a beginner or aprofessional. But I’m not going to risk loosing potential subscribers over this issue, as some bloggers cfheafer reported to be the case when switching. Hi, I feel like I should share my experience.

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For example, to specify the character encoding of the page output as Japanese EUC, use the type attribute, as follows:. If they can quickly determine the type of document from its headers with out actually inspecting or parsing it, this is good for performance.

Applies only if you specify a file xfheader the file attribute.

I’m new to RSS.