Re: The file could not be written to the cache


H Leboeuf

An Error Message Occurs If You Click "Save Target As" for a Link
If you click the Save Target As command on the shortcut menu for a link, you
may receive the following error message:
Internet Explorer cannot download " Filename.ext" from " Servername".
Internet Explorer was not able to open this Internet Site.
The requested site is either unavailable or cannot be found. (i. e. 5. 6. W98/se/ME/NT4/2000/XP
Oct. 1, 2002)

Internet Explorer File Downloads Over SSL Do Not Work with the "No-Cache"
Unable to download. Internet Explorer was unable to open this site. The
requested site is either unavailable or cannot be found. Please try again
later. (i. e. 5, 6. W98se/NT/ME/XP/2000
Oct. 4, 2002)
May 2, 2011
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This is a issue with IE only. You can find more info here

The temporary solution to get around this is
To work around this problem, make sure that Do Not Save Encrypted Files check box is not checked and that the server does not send the "Cache-Control: No Store" or the "Cache-Control: No Cache" header.

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