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How to enable the confirmation message dialog box that appears when a file is being downloaded?

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Enabling the confirmation message dialog box that appears when a file is being downloaded.

Please refer to the steps to enable the confirmation message dialog box in the respective Operating System environments:

A. For Windows® 98, Windows® Me and Windows® 2000
1. Click Start, point to Settings and click Control Panel.
2. Double-click Folder Options.
3. Click the File Types tab, select the type of file to be downloaded and click Advanced.
4. Select the Confirm open after download option and click OK.
5. Click Close.

B. For Windows® XP
1. Click Start and click Control Panel.
2. Click Appearance and Themes.
3. Click Folder Options.
4. Click the File Types tab, select the type of file to be download and click Advanced.
5. Select the Confirm open after download option and click OK.
6. Click OK.