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force a file download dialog does not work in 5.5 sp1

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hi,
guys i am using the following code to force a file download dialog in
asp

Response.ContentType = "application/vnd.ms-excel"
response.AddHeader "content-disposition","attachment; filename=" &" &
StrFileName

Now the it works fine in ie5.5 sp2 but no ie5.5 sp1 it prompts the
user twice the open dialog box.

i found on microsoft site that it bug in ie 5.5 sp1 and it says to
upgrade to sp2.
but my users are not willing to ugrade there ie.
can you please help me out how can work this in ie5.5 sp1 or anyu
other way to force a file download...
Jul 19 '05 #1
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tell your users to upgrade or live with it. there real is no other way.


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