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Upload Files Without COM v2

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Submitted on: 1/6/2015 2:41:00 AM
By: Lewis E. Moten III (from psc cd)  
Level: Advanced
User Rating: By 52 Users
Compatibility: ASP (Active Server Pages)
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     No need to purchase expensive components. You can do it all with what you already got. This version is an update for faster speed and reliability. Bugs have been fixed, and the entire code has been commented to walk you through the process.

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The secret to the speed lies within ADO's Recordset and Stream objects. The holdback on the previous version was the conversions from ANSI to Unicode, and sometimes back again to ANSI.

Supports multiple file uploads along with multiple field types. Let that user type in a description of the file when they upload it ... etc.

Also supports the ability to retrieve multiple field values with the same name. Although some extra programming would need to be done on your part.

Completely commented walking you through every step along with explinations.

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6/23/2016 6:31:16 PMDJ

so i'm trying to run the code and right off the bat, I get a Invalid Procedure MidB. That MidB doesn't exist.
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11/17/2017 1:30:42 AMJu2c0c0

For future reference: make sure to add
enctype="multipart/form-data"
to the form tag. This is needed for clsUpload since it parses the form data at initialisation. Otherwise the MidB error will appear because it tries to parse "bad" formatted form data.

There is also a missing Exit Property after line 445. Without that, trying to access a field using an index like objUpload(0) for exemple will return an empty clsField.

Also, the clsField.FileName property may not be initialized because it is extracted from the FilePath only if it is a path containing the "\" character.
In that case, access the FilePath property directly.
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