Obsolete Members for QWebEngineDownloadItem

The following members of class QWebEngineDownloadItem are obsolete. They are provided to keep old source code working. We strongly advise against using them in new code.

Public Types

(obsolete) enum DownloadType { Attachment, DownloadAttribute, UserRequested, SavePage }

Public Functions

(obsolete) dumpObjectInfo()
(obsolete) dumpObjectTree()
(obsolete) QWebEngineDownloadItem::DownloadType type() const

Member Type Documentation

enum QWebEngineDownloadItem::DownloadType

This enum is obsolete. It is provided to keep old source code working. We strongly advise against using it in new code.

Describes the requested download's type.

ConstantValueDescription
QWebEngineDownloadItem::Attachment0The web server's response includes a Content-Disposition header with the attachment directive. If Content-Disposition is present in the reply, the web server is indicating that the client should prompt the user to save the content regardless of the content type. See RFC 2616 section 19.5.1 for details.
QWebEngineDownloadItem::DownloadAttribute1The user clicked a link with the download attribute.
QWebEngineDownloadItem::UserRequested2The user initiated the download, for example by selecting a web action.
QWebEngineDownloadItem::SavePage3Saving of the current page was requested (for example by the QWebEnginePage::SavePage web action).

This enum was introduced or modified in Qt 5.8.

Member Function Documentation

QWebEngineDownloadItem::DownloadType QWebEngineDownloadItem::type() const

This function is obsolete. It is provided to keep old source code working. We strongly advise against using it in new code.

Returns the requested download's type.

Note: This property works unreliably, except for SavePage downloads. Use isSavePageDownload() instead.

This function was introduced in Qt 5.8.

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