How to Create a Download PDF Link
Discover how you can force your visitor's Web browser to download PDF files instead of opening them in the browser. Embedding PDFs in Web pages is also covered.
HTML5 allows you to force the visitor's Web browser to download files, such as PDFs, instead of opening them in the browser. Alternatively, you can embed and display your PDF files inside the page, or let the Web browser display them instead of opening an external PDF viewer.
HTML5 is supported by all modern Web browsers. If you are having problems viewing HTML5 pages, update your Web browser.
Forcing the Browser to Download the PDF File
Open the HTML file in the HTML editor of your choice. If you don't have an editor, you can use Windows Notepad text editor to edit your Web pages.
Locate the place where you want to display the hyperlink in the document. The content of the Web page can be found between the and