It associates your download button to a web link. This might be an alternative when your file is too big for being handled by download_this().

download_link(
  link,
  button_label = "Download data",
  button_type = c("default", "primary", "success", "info", "warning", "danger"),
  has_icon = TRUE,
  icon = "fa fa-save",
  self_contained = FALSE,
  ...
)

Arguments

link

A web address for downloadthing the file.

button_label

Character (HTML), button label

button_type

Character, one of the standard Bootstrap types

has_icon

Specify whether to include fontawesome icons in the button label

icon

Fontawesome tag e.g.: "fa fa-save"

self_contained

A boolean to specify whether your HTML output is self-contained. Default to FALSE.

...

attributes (named arguments) and children (unnamed arguments) of the button, passed to htmltools::tag().

Value

htmltools::tag, <button>

Examples

if (FALSE) { ## Link in Github repo download_link( link = "https://github.com/fmmattioni/downloadthis/raw/master/inst/example/file_1.pdf", button_label = "Download pdf file", button_type = "danger", has_icon = TRUE, icon = "fa fa-save", self_contained = FALSE ) }