Action: Download File

Actions are single-event operations to trigger something specific to happen within your ad build. 

Any asset, text box, shape or hitbox can have a corresponding action set to it. Just select the object you’d like to set an action to, and the "Actions" section will appear in the Properties panel on the right.


Download File Action – The Download File Action will launch/download the file you selected to the viewer's computer.

Adventive allows most non-executable file formats: pdf, png, gif, jpg, tiff, bmp, xlsx, csv, doc, docx, txt, mp3, mp4, webm, mov, psd, ai, eps, zip.  The file upload max file size is 50MB.


Select the Download File action from the dropdown menu:


Your computer folder will appear for you to select and upload your file (PDF used as example below):


After selecting "Open" the below will show in the Actions properties (uploading):


Once uploaded the File will appear in the Action menu:


Action On – the event that will trigger the action (Click is the default/only option for File Download Action).

Click – if the user clicks on the area of action

Open In – You can choose to have the File open in a “New Tab” or the “Same Tab” by clicking on the dropdown arrow next to the “Open In” field

Report Label - (optional) append a unique label for the Go To Screen action - will display in campaigns and reporting


* The File will not be saved in the Advertiser's Asset Manager.  To access the file/to swap, etc. - you will need to edit from the Action Menu/File field in the build. 


* To Add multiple actions, select “Add Action”: