Download file via api

How can i dowload a file using the windows api...with no ocx's at all.

I know that you can do it using wininet.dll...but i am not sure how.

Please provide source code.

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vbkannAsked:
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mcriderCommented:
Check out this microsot article:

FILE: VBFTP.EXE: Implementing FTP Using WinInet API from VB
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q175/1/79.ASP 
 
Cheers!
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vbkannAuthor Commented:
ok, i already have that file...

I want to be able to do it via http though sorry.

I see that in the module of that project there are procedures for http actions.

Could you please just post the code here that i need to use to download a file eg ...http://www.microsoft.com/test.txt

thanks
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VbmasterCommented:
I uploaded a class to do HTTP download, get it from..

http://www.cyd.liu.se/~freqv416/clsHTTP.zip
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vbkannAuthor Commented:
ok...can you please write a quick piece of code that will show me how to download http://www.microsoft.com/test.txt 

off the net using this class..

cheers
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VbmasterCommented:
You could try to download it and see what properties it has, that way you (should) see the obvious... anyway use code like this

  Dim HTTP As New clsHTTP
  Call HTTP.GetFile("http://www.microsoft.com/test.txt", "C:\Dest.txt")

It really is that easy...
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vbkannAuthor Commented:
thanks
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