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    bill potter Guest

    Default testing for a file on client

    is it possible to test if a file exists on the clients machine. I want to stop an error box(netscape) or page(i.e.) if this file does not exist on the browsers machine. any help appeciated.

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    Dec 1969

    Default RE: testing for a file on client

    It shouldn&#039t be (at least in native script) - it would be a significant security problem if it were.<BR><BR>You could do this with an ActiveX control, though - they can do anything on the client machine if the user is willing to install and run them.<BR><BR>Dare I ask why?<BR><BR>Dunc<BR><BR>

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