Last replied: 13-Jun-12 01:13 AM

I have uploaded HTML file in document library. My requirement is when I click on that file, then it should be opend in the browser. simply like the hyperlink attached to the html file.

But my problem is when I am clicking on HTML file in document library, every time a download popup appears to save this file.

All other .aspx pages are opening correctly but the problem is with the HTML file.

Please help me in this regard ASAP.............

thanks in advance,

Naveen kumar

Hi Naveen,

It appears to be a new security setting in SharePoint 2010. This is the procedure how to change the default behaviour:

1.Go to Central Administration

2.Select Manage web applications

3.Select the web application you want to modify

4.In the Ribbon, click the General Settings button and select General Settings from the drop down menu

5.In the section Browser file handling, select Permissive instead of Strict.

If you are using SharePoint 2010 for learning purposes, this is something you want to modify, otherwise all web content will be blocked. You need farm administrator rights to change this setting.

Hope this will help you.

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