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  1. Service Packs and Hot Fixes
  2. MNT-15715

CLONE - The file extension of any unknown mimetype is lost during download and replaced by .bin.

    Details

    • Type: Service Pack Request
    • Status: Closed (View Workflow)
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 4.2.4.9, 5.0.2.5, 4.2.4
    • Fix Version/s: 5.0.4
    • Component/s: Share Application
    • Labels:
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    • Environment:
      IE9 on client , IE 11 on Windows 7 client

      Description

      The file extension of any unknown mimetype is lost during download, and replaced by .bin.

      Steps to Reproduce:
      1. Login to Alfresco Share as a user (admin or non-admin)
      2. Create a public collaboration site
      3. Upload a MS Access database file (*.accdb) to that site
      4. Click on the document name to go to the View Details page then click Download

      Expected Result:
      The *.accdb file ought to be downloaded, keeping the file extension.

      Actual Result:
      The *.accdb file extension is lost and replaced by .bin. See accdb-as-bin.png screenshot.

      Analysis:
      The problem does NOT occur with a Firefox client.
      This seems similar to MNT-11134. I suspect that it happens because *.accdb is an unknown mime type.

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                  closedbugs Closed Bugs
                  Reporter:
                  jsinha Jay Sinha [X] (Inactive)
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