Pages, excel etc in UIWebView

Andrew Henshaw henshaw at
Fri Aug 26 10:33:49 EDT 2011

It might be a long shot,  but ive always used three slashes with file: and its worked fine when loading local javascript content,  ie  file:///test.pages


On 26 Aug 2011, at 14:53, Maarten Koopmans wrote:

> Hi,
> I know you can display different file types (see subject) in a
> UIwebview. So to test it I copy a word, pdf, pages file. Then create a
> UIWebView with MobGui and set the specialFolderPath and the file url
> to e.g. "file://test.pages"
> Nothing happens :(  Anybody figured this out? I tried this tutorial
> but it doesn't do the trick either.
> Any thoughts or input - as usual- greatly appreciated.
> Cheers, Maarten
> Off note: I got the same docs in a web popup working in Corona. So it
> is possible with my docs and the UIWebView. I suspect I have the path
> to the bundled files wrong. Or so. Tested on iPhone4 , iOS 4.3.5
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