|A bug in IE 5.5 SP1 causes an ASP file to be downloaded |
When downloading a file with IE 5.5 SP1 using the method SendBinary ( Path, True, "application/octet-stream", True),
the user is prompted to open or save the ASP file instead of the actual file being downloaded.
This behavior occurs due to a Microsoft-confirmed bug in IE 5.5 SP1.
This problem is descibed in the Microsoft knowledge base article Q279667
which can be found at
Microsoft has released a fix to the problem. See the following article for details:
We have also received a report of this occurring with IE 5.5 SP2. Microsoft's fix for that is here:
Created: 2/8/2002 5:20:09 AM
Last Modified: 8/20/2003 11:55:50 AM
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