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The FileSystemObject category contains the following FAQs:

Question: When using the FSO, my ASP page tends to "hang", but doesn't report any errors.
[View the Answer!] Posted by Steve Cimino at 4/30/2002 1:20:33 PM. (59,461 views...)

Question: How can I randomly select n lines from a text file?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 2/8/2002 12:31:14 PM. (51,502 views...)

Question: How can I delete files by extension in a given directory? What if I have multiple file extension names I want to delete?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 12/16/2001 12:47:36 PM. (81,511 views...)

Question: How can I rename a directory on my Web server?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 8/14/2001 12:24:18 PM. (54,063 views...)

Question: How can I create a text file on the Web server's file system?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 3/26/2001 1:04:57 AM. (71,033 views...)

Question: How can I create a file with a random file name?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 3/6/2001 5:21:20 AM. (58,382 views...)

Question: How do I insert more information into the middle of a text file? How do I delete something from a text file? How do I add to the front of a text file?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Bill Wilkinson at 2/25/2001 2:28:52 PM. (48,185 views...)

Question: How can I determine the file size of a file on the Web server?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 2/2/2001 12:34:49 AM. (53,875 views...)

Question: When I get a list of all files in a directory via the FileSystemObject, they aren't ordered in any reasonable way. How can I sort the files by name? Or by size? Or by date created? Or...
[View the Answer!] Posted by Bill Wilkinson at 1/22/2001 5:10:02 PM. (168,750 views...)

Question: How can I create a folder (directory) on the Web server?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 1/7/2001 3:00:05 PM. (63,362 views...)

Question: How can I delete a file from the Web server's file system?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 12/27/2000 9:04:41 PM. (63,028 views...)

Question: How can I programmatically list the contents of a directory on the Web server?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 11/24/2000 3:57:36 PM. (69,860 views...)

Question: How do I find out if a file exists?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Bill Wilkinson at 11/1/2000 4:22:14 PM. (53,170 views...)

Question: How can I read the contents of a file, line-by-line, into an array?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 10/16/2000 8:36:37 PM. (61,441 views...)

Question: How can I get the path of the system temporary folder? Also, how can I get a filename for a temporary file?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 10/7/2000 6:52:33 PM. (46,902 views...)

Question: How can I rename a file on my Web site through an ASP page?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 9/28/2000 2:42:12 PM. (65,425 views...)

Question: How can I copy a file using ASP?
[View the Answer!] Posted by shedao at 9/27/2000 3:14:55 PM. (65,249 views...)

Question: How can I read the contents of a text file through an ASP page?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 9/25/2000 2:41:07 AM. (60,479 views...)

Question: What, exactly, is the FileSystemObject?
[View the Answer!] Posted by Scott Mitchell at 9/25/2000 2:24:49 AM. (80,731 views...)


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