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How download file from http in .bat file?

 
Robert Paris
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How would I download a file in a command prompt (i.e. a ".bat" file)?
 
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Are you talking about you surf to a site and you want to download it, or you want to let people download it off of your site?
If it the first one, you can type the drct link to the file and 75% of the time it will allow you to download it.
 
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I mean, in a command prompt I want someone to be able to type in the URL of a ".zip" file (for example) and download that into a file on their harddrive.
 
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And what language are we talking about here? asp, jsp, javascript, php etc.
 
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??? What do you mean what language - asp, etc? I mean using a command prompt to download something. For example on Linux, there's Lynx. Pretty much every distribution of linux has it - it's standard. What's the standard on windows?
 
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try this one, wget for windows: http://www.interlog.com/~tcharron/wgetwin.html.
 
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Man I was not awake when I was thinking about your question...LOL
 
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whahahhahaaa...
 
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i cant imagine why anyone would want to do that, but i have to assume there is a good reason.
 
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You mean downloading a file thru command? I do that all the time, I love using wget to download files.
 
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