[Webinar] Streamline your web hosting managementRegister Today

x
?
Solved

Image upload to my opensource classic asp app

Posted on 2004-09-30
3
Medium Priority
?
185 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-26
I have a small open source project called aspAlumni at http://sourceforge.net/projects/aspalumni/

The photo option currently requires a user to post a photo elsewhere and then put the link into their profile on the main site for display.

the number one request is for an image upload directly to the server hosting hte app... How can I do this?

Here are my preferences:

-The photos would be uploaded to a data directory outside of the webroot
-Since this will be incorporated in open source package, I really can't buy a pre-made asp component
-The upload component would resize the photos as necessary

Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:smetterd
3 Comments
 
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

by:
apresto earned 2000 total points
ID: 12191268
0
 
LVL 28

Expert Comment

by:sybe
ID: 12198225
for an open source upload component in pure ASP see:
http://www.taka.nl/programming/asp/pseudorequest/default.asp

As for resizing images: I don't think that that is going to be easy. Reducing the size of images means loss of data, and to make the quality recuction minimal, you probably need to do some very smart programming.
0
 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:smetterd
ID: 12209172
Smart programming is certainly not me... I am Mr. Spaghetti Code. I am looking into each of these options and will be back. Thanks to all.
0

Featured Post

Never miss a deadline with monday.com

The revolutionary project management tool is here!   Plan visually with a single glance and make sure your projects get done.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I recently decide that I needed a way to make my pages scream on the net.   While searching around how I can accomplish this I stumbled across a great article that stated "minimize the server requests." I got to thinking, hey, I use more than one…
I was asked about the differences between classic ASP and ASP.NET, so let me put them down here, for reference: Let's make the introductions... Classic ASP was launched by Microsoft in 1998 and dynamically generate web pages upon user interact…
With just a little bit of  SQL and VBA, many doors open to cool things like synchronize a list box to display data relevant to other information on a form.  If you have never written code or looked at an SQL statement before, no problem! ...  give i…
Free Data Recovery software is an advanced solution from Kernel Tools to recover data and files such as documents, emails, database, media and pictures, etc. It supports recovery from physical & logical drive after a hard disk crash, accidental/inte…

607 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question