How to save the data in a text file and retrieve it using Jscript

  • # November 25, 2012 at 3:11 am

    well it’s kind of hifi but i want to actually save data inserted by the user in a text / word / excel file and retrieve it wenever i want an dislay the contents

    # November 25, 2012 at 7:39 pm

    javascript cannot do this. In addition to lack of implementation, there are all kinds of security reasons for browsers to actively *prevent* javascript from accessing the user’s filesystem.

    Depending on your goal, you might look into using one of the [HTML5 Storage APIs](

Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total)

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.