File Download Snippets


07 March, 2011   

Shows how to create a simple file download by using PHP. The content could also be dynamically generated)

24 June, 2014   

For downloading very large files (10 meg or more), split the file into chunks when sending.

Usually when you try to download something from a web server you get a request asking whether you want to save the file or open it. To avoid that you can use the below code on your .htaccess file

13 November, 2014   

Here is a form that asks for Name and Email address. When the form is submitted the Email address is verified first. If you put in a Name and a correct Email address, an anchor element is displayed allowing the user to download the file, two cookies are created storing the Name and Email address. If the user goes BACK in the browser and tries...

Note that you must include the unit ExtActns in the uses clause.

11 February, 2013   

Quicktime still requires the double-object method to get it done across all browsers. Not super pretty, but it does get the job done.

01 June, 2013   

Example shows here how to Embed Code for Quicktime

18 September, 2013   

PHP example for listing directory contents

13 April, 2011   

Reading a file to a string couldn't be easier than using the file_get_contents() function. Simple pass the name of the file (with path) and optional parameters

30 August, 2015   

Loads the contents of a dir an sorts them by the date of creation.

Java code example to list the Files or Subdirectories in a Directory

Java code for listing files or sub-directories in a directory

30 March, 2011   

Need to unzip a file? this function can do that for you. It is reccomended that the functions.php file and the file that exicutes the unzip function are NOT in the same directory as the zip files. unzip ( string $zipfile , string $newLocation ) zipfile gets the name of the current zip file. newLocation is where you want to store all the...

16 November, 2014   

Useful php code to see if the current file is being included or run directly.

This MATLAB code snippet reads in a file stored in the current directory and stores specified lines from the file in a new cell array for manipulation in MATLAB.

CSS code example how to custom File Input Styling in WebKit/Blink

22 March, 2015   

Program shows copying one text file from source location to any other location (destination), plus possibility of changing its name, and also shows many language features in exception handling. This program should be run from the command prompt

11 February, 2013   

File inputs can have an attribute of "multiple" which then allows multiple files to be selected in the file section dialog box.

The .NET Framework doesn't support automatic detection of character encoding in the default file I/O methods. This is a quick function that returns True in the specified file is Unicode.

04 May, 2013   

C++ code example shown here how to write to text file.