kendoUpload Checking file size

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  1. Matt Meleski
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    Oct 2009

    Posted 26 Oct 2012 Link to this post


    I am trying to check the selected file sizes using IE8.

    ie. Javascript as below:

     $(document).ready(function () {
                    select: onSelect

    Then when trying to retrieve the size in an onSelect javascript event of the selected files,  null is returned for the size of the file.
    See attached jpg of IE8 javascript debugger.

    Is there any workaround for this IE8 issue? 



  2. Stephen
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    Member since:
    Aug 2012

    Posted 19 Apr 2013 Link to this post

    I would also like to see some kind of fix for this.
  3. Dimiter Madjarov
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    Posted 22 Apr 2013 Link to this post


    The size of the uploaded file cannot be retrieved in Internet Explorer 9 and earlier versions because of browser limitations and there is no workaround for this. This functionality is working in IE 10 and in every other modern browser.


    Dimiter Madjarov
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  4. Ed
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    Sep 2013

    Posted 14 Aug 2014 in reply to Dimiter Madjarov Link to this post

    I'd like to ask if there is already workaround for this?
  5. Dimiter Madjarov
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    2211 posts

    Posted 18 Aug 2014 Link to this post

    Hello Ed,

    There is no workaround for this problem, as it is a browser limitation, that cannot be overcome.

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