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zarzarsan Myanmar
5/9/16, 3:54 AM

You can use attachment_preview odoo apps to preview of a document attachment by new browser.

https://www.odoo.com/apps/modules/8.0/attachment_preview/

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Fabrice Henrion (fhe) United States
2/28/13, 11:39 AM

It depends what filetype you are talking about (pdf?), and it depends the browser plugins you have installed/enabled.

If you are talking about opening pdfs in a new browser window, you have to configure your browser for that and make sure that the acrobat reader browser plugin is activated for that browser.

Also, every document you ever see on your computer is downloaded one way or another. Whether it is in temporary internet files or on your desktop. So, avoiding to "download" is not possible, but I'm assuming that you refer to "downloading to a temporary location".

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Ali Saleh Libya
2/28/13, 11:41 AM

Thanx Fabrice, This is not the answer I'm looking for, consider I want to open jpg attachment, any browser could handle jpg file, but with openerp, when you select the jpg attachment, it will be downloaded !!, What I want is to open it in a new window and load the jpg file inside the browser.

Gallèio, Christophe Radja France
2/27/14, 12:08 PM

In fact the problem is exactly that the mime type given for attachments by the server is wrong. Otherwise the browser would have displayed it instead of downloaded it.

Xeata Management Inc., James White Canada
10/26/17, 10:01 AM

Agree with Ali - this is about how Odoo handles mime types, not about browser settings. My Chrome browser opens all .pdf files in a viewer... except those in Odoo.

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