Originally Posted by durangod
Since IE has decided to prevent opening images up via the url and only lets you download them now, i wanted to find out the following.
um, my ie lets me view images just fine. perhaps the particular image you want to show has a content-disposition header that forces the browser to download from the url bar.
at any rate, simply use an <img> tag pr modal dialog to show the image instead of barebacking the image in a new tab.
BROWSER STATS [% share]
(2013/10/31) IE7:0.5, IE8:8.6, IE9:5.3, IE10:12.3, FF:17.7, CH:41.8, SF:8.1, MOBILE:20.4