Check the Microsoft Knowledge base for Article ID: Q293336   It explains the
idiotic way IE handles MIME types.

Dave


----- Original Message -----
From: "Alex McLintock" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Thursday, July 05, 2001 9:07 AM
Subject: Re: bit OT but..streaming PDF to browsers


> --- Dave Frankson <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > PDFs from a servlet works in all broswers but you have to remember to do
all
> > of the following:
> >
> >
> > 1.)  Set the headers:
> >
> >    response.setContentType("application/pdf");
> >    response.addHeader("Content-Disposition", "inline;
filename=report.pdf");
> >
>
> Your other suggestions I've heard of before - but haven't noticed this
one.
> Does it really work? What browsers support "Content-Disposition" ?
> Where can I find out more?
>
> Presumably I ought to add it to the FAQ.
>
> Cheers
>
> Alex
>
>
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