How to download file from url and manage download count in c#Ask Questions

 Posted on 03/22/2019

I have download.aspx page. In Page_Load event i download file from url and Increase download count and store to database.

When i refresh page download count increased. if i deny to download count also increased.

I want to increase count when i save file from browser.

My code is as following


protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) {

   if (!IsPostBack) {

         string url = "http://localhost:5045/Documents/sample.pdf";

         DownLoadFile(url); //This is code for download counter do entry in database

         SoftwareController.SoftwareDownloadHistoryEdit(0, Id, CommonController.GETMyIP(), false, "ADD");



protected void DownLoadFile(string URL) {

       System.Net.WebClient net = new System.Net.WebClient();



       Response.Expires = 0;

       Response.Buffer = true;

       Response.AddHeader("Content-Disposition", "Attachment;FileName=");

       Response.ContentType = "APPLICATION/octet-stream";







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Asked by Shailesh Chaudhary on 03/22/2019 Score: 808 points
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