Angular 7/8/9 | Download PDF Files in Browser Instead of Opening in New Tab Quick Solution

In Angular application, we may have a form where a user can upload documents in PDF formats and also can view and download the same in view mode.

By default when we add a link to PDF files in HTML, they open in a new tab from a user can download. This behavior is common in Chrome and Mozilla which are the most used web browsers.

In this tutorial, we will discuss how to force download PDF files in the user’s file systems when we click on a link instead of opening it in a new Tab. Along with that, we will also learn a bonus tip on how we can open a PDF file in tab starting from a specified page number. Continue reading Angular 7/8/9 | Download PDF Files in Browser Instead of Opening in New Tab Quick Solution