How to download file using Python Flask

Introduction Here I am going to show a simple example on how to download a file using Python Flask. I will download the file which is kept in the server location. The file could be any type of file, i.e., pdf, text, excel, word etc. In this example there will be a simple UI (user Interface), where a link will be provided to the user and clicking on the link a file will be download. The downloaded file will ask you to choose a location for saving it. There could…

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Download file from server using React 16/17

Introduction Here I will see how to download file from server using React JS framework. You can use any server side technology to download file but we will focus on client side technology React JS framework. You may read more on react here at https://reactjs.org/. I will provide link as well as button on which user will click and download file from server. User will get Save As option when clicks on download link or button. Related Posts: How to download file from server using Angular

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Download file using React and Spring Boot

Introduction In this post you will see how to download file using React JS and Spring Boot. There are situations where you need to download file from server or you need to generate report from database and download it. This example may help you in that situation. Here I will fetch records from database and download in a JSON format. As a server side technology I will use Spring Boot and in client side I will use React JS. In the server side I am going to build REST API…

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Download file from server using Angular 7/8/10/11

Introduction In this post I am going to show you how to download file from server using Angular framework. Angular is a UI (user Interface) framework for building rapid application development. Here we will use Angular 7/8/10/11 to download file from server side. You can use any server side technology and integrate this example with it for downloading file from server. I am going to use here Spring Boot framework as a server side technology.

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Download file using Angular and Spring Boot REST

Introduction In this post I will show you how to download file using Angular framework and Spring Boot. There are situations when you need to download file from server or you need to generate report from database and download it. This example may help you in such situation. I will build the Spring Boot application using both maven and gradle build tools. Here I will fetch records from database and download in a JSON data format. As a server side technology I will use Spring Boot and in client side…

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File download example using Spring REST Controller

Introduction File download example using Spring REST Controller will show you how to download a file from any client (browser or any client) and Spring REST service is used as a server side technology for downloading the file. The file may be any type, i.e., such as excel, text, word, pdf etc. Here we will create Spring Boot application as it reduces our most of the efforts in project configurations. We have seen how to download a file using REST web service using Jersey API in my other tutorial but…

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Download file using REST webservice

In this tutorial I am going to show you how we can download file using REST or RESTful web service. The most important concept in REST is resources, which are identified by global IDs — typically using URIs. Client applications use HTTP methods (GET/ POST/ PUT/ DELETE) to manipulate the resource or collection of resources. A RESTful Web service is implemented using HTTP and the principles of REST. Typically, a RESTful Web service should define the following aspects: The base/root URI for the Web service such as http://<host>/<appcontext/contextpath>/<url pattern>/<resources>. The…

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Force download a file using PHP

A force-download script can give you more control over a file download than you would have providing a direct link that may be the good thing for most of the time to read it online. But sometimes it can be very frustrating to click on a link to a document you want people to read, and then have to wait for it to download and finally open on your computer that may not have the right program to open it. But what if you have a file and you want…

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