How to arrange for software to be downloaded

  Awestruck 11:12 AM 05 Jul 09
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One of my web clients wishes to provide for a piece of software to be down-loadable from his website. It would be zip file. How do I insert this download facility into the website?
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Awestruck

  OTT_Buzzard 11:44 AM 05 Jul 09

It should be as simple as a hyperlink, directed to the point on the webserver where the zip file is stored.

  Awestruck 16:31 PM 05 Jul 09

Thank you OTT_Buzzardfor the very prompt reply. Does your suggestion provide the dialog box asking whether to save or run?
Regards
Awestruck

  Forum Editor 18:32 PM 05 Jul 09

and provide a hyperlink to it. When a link is clicked the visitor's browser will pop up a dialogue box asking whether the file should be saved or executed.

  Awestruck 19:13 PM 05 Jul 09

Many thanks to you both.

Fantastic! I thought it would be much more complicated.
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Awesstruck

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