Downloadify – Client-Side File Generation tool
It uses Flash 10’s ability to generate files on the client-side trigger a save to the user’s computer.
As Flash 10 has been gaining broad use and is now past a 93% install base, its time to make broad use of this feature!
There is one catch: the user must click something in the Flash file to trigger the download for security reasons.
Whatever data is passed in from your function will be saved to their hard-drive when and where they select.
- Enables the creation and download of any text based file without requiring server interaction.
- Enables faster downloads when repurposing data already contained in a page. (vCard, iCal, etc)
- Normal, Hover, and Down states on the download image.
- Open Source code released under the MIT License