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Ajax - Can u get access to Files on Server via Ajax?

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Last Modified: 2010-04-06
I am trying to read images that are being stored and deleted periodically on one of the directories on my server. What I want to do is create a slideshow of these images. This would be easy using javascript, but since  I don't  know how many images to work with, and since the images are on my server, that makes it a bit harder. I tried doing this via server side code already, but encountered a few problems.. See below link. Anyway, I know javascript can't access my server file, but can Ajax? If so.. can you provide a source or example where I can get started?

Thanks in advance.

my server side code attempt.. close.. but not quite there...

https://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Programming_Languages/C_Sharp/Q_21880206.html
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