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read text file from floppy drive a

i want to read a text file in the client pc floppy drive a. the text file actually contains a set of data. the problem is asp.net web components/html won't read from client pc floppy drive. anyone can help?

i want to read the file so then the data can be transfer into oracle database.

cyberizal
Sunday, May 18, 2003

sorry.. i'm using vb.net as programming language.

cyberizal
Sunday, May 18, 2003

have you done much asp development? you're always very limited as to what you can do with the client's "stuff" - it's called the internet.

how about having them upload their file?

Al Gore
Monday, May 19, 2003

yup.. u r rite..

i have got some idea..
i'll let them upload the file to client pc and then process the file thru drive c ..

cool

thanks ya..

cyberizal
Monday, May 19, 2003

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