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Manoj Bhatt
Manoj Bhatt

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Posted on    August-22-2014 1:02 AM

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I am learning how to upload a file to a server in C# ASP.NET.

What is the difference between these 2 functions:


WebClient's wc.UploadFile();

Sumit Kesarwani

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Posted on    August-22-2014 2:00 AM

Hi Manoj, 

They are extremely different.

HttpPostedFile represents a file that has been sent to your server from a client.

WebClient.UploadFile() allows you to send a file to an arbitrary server from your client.

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