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Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#13883 closed bug (duplicate)

ajax request does not complete when clicking a download file in the middle of the request

Reported by: [email protected] Owned by: [email protected]
Priority: undecided Milestone: None
Component: unfiled Version: 2.0.0
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:


start an ajax request. On server side, take 6 seconds to return the response. Click a link to download a word document. It will download the file while staying on the same webpage. After the 6 seconds $.ajax() does not raise any event. On Fiddler, I see the call completed with status code 200

I can provide a repro

Change History (7)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by m_gol

Owner: set to [email protected]
Status: newpending

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Last edited 9 years ago by m_gol (previous) (diff)

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by [email protected]

Status: pendingnew

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by m_gol

Status: newpending

This test case is way too big; also, I see no JavaScript files in the test outside of the bundle. What's the actual code?

comment:4 Changed 9 years ago by [email protected]

Status: pendingnew

The code is very simple. First, start ajax request that will take 6 seconds to complete


type: "POST", url: "Handler1.ashx"


Then, user clicks on download link on the page After 10 seconds, this function is executed but none of the events in the ajax call window.setTimeout(function () {

console.log("+ new Date().toTimeString() +? ajax request should have completed");

}, 10000, null);

comment:5 Changed 9 years ago by dmethvin

Resolution: notabug
Status: newclosed

Sorry but it is still not clear. Please ask for help on a forum.

comment:6 Changed 9 years ago by m_gol

Resolution: notabug
Status: closedreopened

comment:7 Changed 9 years ago by m_gol

Resolution: duplicate
Status: reopenedclosed

Duplicate of #13965.

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