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    Question Download last modified file from FTP server

    Hello all, I am a newbie and I am trying to write a code that when executed pulls the latest file on an FTP server (based on creation date). So far, I've been able to list all the files in the remote directory. I know this can be done using regular expressions but unfortunately, I have...
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    Question Download FTP folder recursively (in order to download sub-folders)

    Hello everyone. I humbly seek your help on downloading an entire folder and sub-directories from FTP. I have snippet that helps download a single file or folder but not sub-directories of the folder. It uses the FTP-Client DLL. Can anyone kindly review this snippet and add-up the code for...
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    FTP download of file with '#' in filename

    Hello everyone I am using ftpwebrequest to download files from an FTP site. It works perfectly till the point it encounters a file with # in its file name. Then it gives the error "The remote server returned an error: (550) File unavailable (e.g., file not found, no access)." The files that I am...
  4. VBobCat

    Question How to prevent WebBrowser control from downloading images?

    Is there a way to set WebBrowser control not to download images while rendering HTML documents? That would help to speed up automation. Thank you very much!
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    Question How to download file from password protected directory

    I'm using and need to download a file (from a given URL). The problem is that the directory is password protected. (Using standard .htpasswd). I have a user name and password and want to automatically download the file. If this is not possible using then please suggest an...
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    Tabbing between buttons on an IE download prompt

    (Using VB 2008 express) Hi, I'm fairly new to vb and I can't find any information on this anywhere. I have an app that clicks a download button on a web page from a web browser control. This works so far, a download box comes up asking whether I want to save or open the file. I want to be able...
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    Pausing and Resuming Download

    Hi, I created a downloader which works pretty fine. I would like to implement the possibility to pause and resume the download. How can I do that? I have been looking around and found that it is possible to do with webrequest add range. I just can't figure out how to deal with with. I checked...
  8. Static ABC

    Question Close Internet Explorer Download Dialog

    Hey, I have created a program that has a flash movie in it that loads on a Shockwave Flash Object. When this loads because of some of the coding in it, it wants to download something. The download always fails and it happens about 3 times and somtimes once in a while randomly. What I have...
  9. stianxxs

    Question HELP! I don't know to make a download dialog for web browser in tabcontrol

    Hi, I was woundring how to make a custom 'download' dialog for my web browser in vb 2010. Because when i click 'download file' in my tabcontrol it's always loads up the IE download file dialog. I have seen the IE Clone can do it, but i didn't uderstad how to do it. Thanks Sorry for my bad...
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    Resolved DownloadFile using My.Computer.Network 404 error

    Hello. Ive been using the command My.Computer.Network.Downloadfile for awhile now. But recently it just stopped working for me now. Every time i use it, I get an error: ERROR: System.Net.WebException: The remote server returned an error: (404) Not found. Ive checked multiple times that the...
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    Resolved Is there somewhere i can download vb .net 2005?

    i've looked all over xanadu, but i can't find a copy of visual basic .net 2005 express edition... my computer died (not a metaphor or personification; it literally died (it was alive)), so i need to download it again... does anyone know of a site that still offers this program?
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    Question How to protect a database

    I am about to start developing a program that downloads a database, and accesses the data within it. I need to somehow protect the data within the database so it cannot be copied, or misused by other companies who can get the information within the database. So i need a way that the database...
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    Question Check if my program has been opened before

    I have my program (Student Pad - The Project - Haxaro Freeware) and it has gone fairly large. In my next release, i would like to know how many user approximatly are using it, so when ever a user opens my program for the first time on that computer, it sends me, or my website a report telling me...
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    Fast Ini Parser?

    I am trying to find a fast .ini parser, I don't want to use the Win API functions because they are far to slow, adding up to about a minute of loading time. (I would prefer to use a different file format, but for it to be compatible I need to use .ini's :( ) Thanks in advanced.
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    Question file downloading from SQL Server

    Hi, I have a web app that downloads an mp3 file from SQL server. (code extract below). It works fine. It prompts the user for a filename on their workstation to save the file locally. What I have trouble with is getting the getting the dialog box to come up with a meaningful default name. It...