The trouble I am having is forcing a dialog box to appear for downloadable items, which will allow the user to save the file to their local machine. Currently it simply opens a new page in the browser and opens the file there. I know why this occurs and that is simply because web browsers have the ability to open many different file types and this is the default setting. I wont to have the ability of saying which files must be forced to download to the users local machine and which ones can open within the browser for example pdf’s.
Re: forcing downloading dialog box
For PHP I have this function: