RevWeb, IE and saving data

Richard Miller wow at
Mon Jul 19 11:04:44 EDT 2010

Hi Richard,

It's not a practical solution for this app. The app is displaying 
personal video data of the user (sports videos... golf, baseball, tennis 
swings, etc.). The user needs to be able to bring these videos up 
immediately... not have to wait for each to be downloaded each time the 
user wants to view one. I don't see any way around the need for local 


On 7/19/10 10:54 AM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> Richard Miller wrote:
>> I'd really like to hear from Revolution management as to when this will
>> be fixed. The usefulness of revlets is severely limited if you can't use
>> them to save any data to disk under Internet Explorer. I may be missing
>> some solution to this, but I can't find it.
> Would it be at all possible to store that data on the server like any 
> other web app would do?
> The biggest obstacle to adoption of the RevWeb plugin is the truly 
> frightening warning dialog which is absolutely necessary when a 
> server-based component attempts to write anything it wants to a user's 
> local drive:
> <>
> It simplifies your user's experience, and benefits the Rev community 
> as a whole, to use server storage wherever possible.
> -- 
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