How to Download a File in OpenFin
- API ability to know a file started to download, its progress, and whether its completed
- API ability to launch the file
- API ability to develop UI interface for end-users (this is not out of the box from OpenFin)
Download File API
Window, Application and System all have events to facilitate file download
- Application and System:
All events provide general information about the file being downloaded and include a fileUuid property, which is a unique identifier that can be used to tie events together and can be passed to System.launchExternalProcess to launch the file.