Tim Moores wrote:Yes, it is a security risk for the web app to know about the client file system; that's why browsers don't provide it. It's also not possible to download a file to a location determined by the web app - the browser determines where files go (usually into a user-designated download directory, or onto the desktop).
You might not be able to just save the file to their computer.
Tim Moores wrote:
John Morgan wrote:I then need the path returned and the file name (both separate variables).
By "path", do you mean the client-side path of the file? I doubt there are any browsers left that provide that information at this point, as it's considered a security risk. (And most browsers never sent it to begin with.)
Stephan van Hulst wrote:What happens when you invoke the following commands?