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Closing the browser window before file streaming

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 29, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net



I have the following requirement in one of the applications I am working.

In an aspx page, that gets opened in new window from a hyperlink that is clicked in the main application. The newly opened window contains a button and on clicking on that button, an Excel file gets streamed to the user for download. If the file is created successfully for streaming, the newly opened window where the button is there should be closed automatically, otherwise, the window should stay with errror message gets displayed.


Can any one suggest how can this be achieved in ASP.Net?


Thank you,


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