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joeltwalters

Is there a way to turn an image which is inside a post into a "download" button? I am able to make it a link that opens in a new window, but I would like it to downlaod a .pdf file when people click on it. Any suggestions?

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James B    436
James B

To make it link to a file just put the url of the pdf document into the url field.

 

See - http://www.lenashore.com/2010/tutorials/wordpress/wordpress-how-to-link-images-to-files-or-urls/ which has an example at the bottom of the page.


Kindly search the forum and read the documentation before posting. It will help you resolve many issues.

For CSS help be sure to check out W3Schools first and be sure to download FireBug for FireFox for troubleshooting.

James B

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