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Creating a download page for application in iWeb??


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Hi,

I need to have the function of downloading applications from my company website. I want to be able to give a link to my customers and for them to be able to download the .exe or .dmg file. Is this possible in iWeb?

I am using iWeb'09 on Snow Leopard 10.6.2.

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Yep. Just upload the file you want to offer in a directory on your web server. Then put a link to that file on your website. IE...

www.yourwebsite.com/newdirectory/yourfile.exe

Also, depending on your webhost, you could even password protect that directory so only your customers can access the file. Hope this answers your question!
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You should be able to just link to it in your page. For example if you want visitors to be able to download mydoc.doc , thisppt.ppt or even thisheredmg.dmg , just add the download link as a hyperlink pointed to /mydoc.doc etc. As long as you have uploaded /mydoc.doc or whatever to your host / included mydoc.doc in your website folder, that is usually all it takes to be downloadable. *and depending on what you want visitors to download, searchable as well
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