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I have a page with a link to a file in a password protected folder.

When I have permalinks turned off, clicking on the link starts the file download.

When I have permalinks turned on, clicking on the link takes me to Page Not Found, however, if I then go to the address bar and press Enter the file starts downloading.

How can I make it so when permalinks are turned on, the file starts downloading on link click?

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+1 for using <kbd> :) – kaiser Jul 26 '12 at 14:23
    
Thanks :) Any ideas about my Q? – dav_i Jul 26 '12 at 15:27

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