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#1 Bryston  Icon User is offline

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Downloading Tutorials for offline use.

Posted 31 January 2012 - 02:58 PM

Is there a way to download the C++ tutorials --especially the beginner ones-- for offline viewing? I don't have internet access unless I drive into the nearest center, it's not available out here in the wilderness :)

It sure would be handy if they were available as pdfs or some such.

Not sure if this is the right place to ask but I am sure an admin will admonish me in a kindly manner if this post has to be moved.

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Re: Downloading Tutorials for offline use.

Posted 31 January 2012 - 03:18 PM

Yes there are several ways to do this. If the page in question has a .pdf then download and save that .pdf. For Web pages you should be able do save the page, make sure you save the complete page. On Firefox File, Save Page As, make sure you have selected Web page, complete option. Another way would be to get an application that allows printing to PDF. However most of these methods will not download any of the links.

There are other means, like wget which can follow and download the links on the web page. The wget program is available for both Linux and Windows.

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Re: Downloading Tutorials for offline use.

Posted 31 January 2012 - 03:20 PM

* Moved to the Site Questions & Support forum *
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Re: Downloading Tutorials for offline use.

Posted 31 January 2012 - 03:23 PM

Not only that, but each thread has a Download link right above the Fast Reply box. :)
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Re: Downloading Tutorials for offline use.

Posted 31 January 2012 - 04:37 PM

For reference:

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Re: Downloading Tutorials for offline use.

Posted 01 February 2012 - 05:06 PM

I had never noticed the Download link before... pretty nice!
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