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I am managing my document in SF content library. I want to include a link to some documents in a VF page BUT I don't want the link to open the document preview on the Content tab. I would like the document to be downloaded when the link is clicked. This will only be available from within the organization (not a public VF page). Is there any way to achieve this?

  • is it duplicate of salesforce.stackexchange.com/questions/17515/…? – AtulRajguru9 May 27 '14 at 8:04
  • @AtulRajguru9 The "Download" link that I see for a content item in a content library is onclick="Ninja.View.isTabLink=true;Shepherd.run('document', 'downloadBegin', {id: '068i0000001ALxV', contentUrl : '', target : 'downloadIFrame', shepherdToken : 'dXDgAU4G80xvRttDcsBu3tHQUdLZAxk5LnL1pRri2VC2ewByGXKyj0W6J7slDEiGxY_pNjl0A13JI3zpfOEFWVeFRX6XQ1n7lywh.2YO6emy24Yc2PWvTgAJmlMcSNQHZCmFDgQq3D0HcCJU0LIenXi1jlA='});return false;" so does look different to normal attachments... – Keith C May 27 '14 at 8:44
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You can directly download using the ContentVersion Id:

/sfc/servlet.shepherd/version/download/<CONTENT VERSION ID starting with 068>

The ContentVersion is related to the ContentDocument via a dedicated ContentDocumentId. Get the ID of the one where IsLatest is true.

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