Web Service will not delete file

I am creating an ASP.NET Web Service and I am trying to do something very basic... delete a file. The code is simple:

//test code
string testFilePath = @"C:\Test\Test.zip";

if(File.Exists(testFilePath))    //it sees the file just fine
    File.Delete(testFilePath);  // then throws an exception... why?

I get an error that states: "Request format is unrecognized."


The same exact code will work perfect in a windows app, but not in this web service... why?

Regards,
- Steven
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Bob LearnedCommented:
Do you have impersonation set to True in the web.config for the service?

Usually the error is "Access is denied" when trying to perform this kind of operation.

Bob

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