Using IE8 .xlsx and .docx files being saved as xls and doc in SiteScape Forum
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SiteScape Forum 7.x
For example, Spreadsheet.xlsx will save as Spreadsheet.xls. Similarly, Document1.docx will save as Document1.doc.
- In Internet Explorer, Set Tools > Options > Security tab > Internet > Custom settings > Open files based on content, not extension to False. Restart Internet Explorer after saving changes.
- Log into SiteScape Forum as wf_admin, and visit Manage the Zone > Manage Mime Type Mappings to add the following lines:
- After saving the above changes, visit an entry with a .docx, .xlsx or .pptx file and click on it. When prompted, choose to save on your desktop. Notice the file extension will now remain intact.
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- Document ID:7006198
- Creation Date:03-JUN-10
- Modified Date:26-APR-12
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