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I am trying to download file from Internet Explorer 8 and I am using the following URL


I am getting Security Warning window when I click URL, what could be the reason for this and how can I resolve this issue? In Chrome this works fine.

Any help is highly appreciable

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Are you asking why IE is behaving the way it does? – Dave Oct 28 '13 at 10:14
@DaveRook Yes and are there any ways it could be worked around? – user75ponic Oct 28 '13 at 10:20
up vote 3 down vote accepted

Add http://servername:8080 to the trusted sites.

internet explorer -> internet option -> security -> trusted sites -> sites

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Thanks for pointing this out. – user75ponic Nov 7 '13 at 5:55

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