How to download a pdf file

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muntchin
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How to download a pdf file

Post by muntchin »

Hello ,
I need some help to know what i have to do to allow users to download a pdf file i uploaded and which is in a forum .
Users are unable to dowload the file and they can see a message saying " You are not allowed to download the file "
I hope that you understand what i say because english is not my mother tongue .....i am spanish

Thank you in advance

My bets regards
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Re: How to download a pdf file

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https://www.phpbb.com/support/docs/en/3 ... ns_manual/ (linked to 3.2 because the image isn't visible in 3.3)

The permission to download files is what you're looking for.
If the permission result isn't what you extencted/hoped for, the use the Permission mask/trace to get a clear overview of the settings which define the total permission.
Spelling is freeware, which means you can use it for free.
On the other hand, it is not open source, which means you cannot change it or publish it in a modified form.
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Re: How to download a pdf file

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Is this pdf file an attachment to a post?
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