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Uploading and downloading files in .NET using UNC and credentials

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 16, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework

Hi folks

I nead to create an application that will backup some files and directories to a remote server. The serveer can eiter be a Win2k3 with file and printer sharing or it can be a Linux using Samba


It wil not be FTP


The remote server can be on any place on the network, LAN and WAN


I searched the net for sollutions and found one using simple ReadByte and WriteByte with FileStream.  This works as it should as long as the receiving drive/directory is accessable from the computer.  My program must connect to the remote computer/disk/directory and send the neccesary credentials to make sure the transfere is valid.


The method I',m trying to create will prototype something ike this:


MyBackup.CopyFile(String pSource, String pDestination)

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