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Topic: Returning a PDF document
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 33776
From: nwilhelmi
Date: 1/29/2002 04:31 PM

I have the merging working that I need to generate the PDF document. Now I need to return the document to the browser. However it is being displayed as the source not the document. If I load the document directly in the browser it renders properly, so I think the document is OK. I believe it is a contenttype issue but can't get it working. Here is sample code that displays the problem:


'Set the content type to the specific type that you are sending.
Response.Buffer = true
Response.Clear
Response.ContentType = "application/pdf"

Const adTypeBinary = 1
Dim strFilePath

Set objStream = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Stream")
objStream.Open
objStream.Type = adTypeBinary
objStream.LoadFromFile "C:\TempMerge.pdf"

Response.BinaryWrite objStream.Read

objStream.Close
Set objStream = Nothing

Response.End


Thanks!


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