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  • Downloading files through web interface

  • Marc Colemont

    May 4, 2012 at 2:30 pm

    Is there any work-around to get a ‘Save as…” instead?
    As this ‘download’ button is making my workflow impossible.
    Even if I set Safari to put downloads at an external drive, Safari starts saving a temp file first on the local drive.
    I simply don’t have that space available! On the KiProMini that Firewire 800 port is really missing…

  • Jeremy Garchow

    May 4, 2012 at 4:24 pm

    Try a different browser?

  • Alan Moore

    May 15, 2012 at 5:01 pm

    Safari can be configured to save your downloads to a specific folder:

    1) Open Safari Preferences
    2) Select the General tab
    3) Change the “Save downloaded files to:” to the folder of your choosing.

    Hope this helps.

    Alan

  • Marc Colemont

    May 15, 2012 at 5:34 pm

    I have done that, but Safari makes a temp file on the local drive first. Explorer has trouble showing the webpages. Last try will be firefox.

  • Alan Moore

    May 15, 2012 at 6:57 pm

    You might also want to check to see whether your virus scanner is creating the temporary file in order to scan it. Just a thought.

    In general, I prefer Chrome. However, I am not sure whether or not it creates a temp file first… but it is worth a try.

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