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I am using the Getfolder function to retrieve a list of files in a folder and display them as hyperlinks.  I have a virtual path setup, but the asp code or Getfolder function doesn't seem to like using this and will only work with the absolute path of the folder.  Am I doing something wrong ?

Also, virtual paths to a folder on another server dont seem to work at all, can anyone throw any light on this area.  Thanks.
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The FileSystem object will not accept a virtual path to the file... You must use the physical path, so the reults you are receiving are not wrong... That was not built in to the object..

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You can map a "drive" to another server and then use the physical path to there... That will work for you.

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