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I am having a problem with a site at my ISP.

I issue this command:
oFSO.MoveFile "c:\sites\Single44\bob\database\" & Right(File.Path,Len(File.Path) - InStrRev(File.Path,"\")),"c:\sites\Single44\bob\webroot\waiting\" & Composition_ID & ".ae"
and the file moves just fine.

I FTP into the site and sure enough, the file is there.

I issue this command:
Set FileSize = oFSO.GetFile("c:\sites\Single44\bob\webroot\waiting\" & comp_id & ".ae")
and I get this error:
The above line results in: Microsoft VBScript runtime (0x800A0035)
File not found
/aeprojectdetail.asp, line 112

I issue this command:
Response.Write("c:\sites\Single44\bob\webroot\waiting\" & comp_id & ".ae")
I get:
c:\sites\Single44\bob\webroot\waiting\221.ae

The file is there!

Any idea why I am getting the error?
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Question by:lpenrod
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by:WMIF
ID: 16939446
lets try another fso function:

response.write oFSO.FileExists("c:\sites\Single44\bob\webroot\waiting\" & comp_id & ".ae")


does that show the file being there?
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by:clockwatcher
ID: 16939998
Are you sure composition_id = comp_id?
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by:lpenrod
ID: 16943226
The response is "False".

clockwatcher: composition_id is equal to comp_id.
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by:Dirar Abu Kteish
ID: 16943275
try to see if  composition_id or comp_id are not empty, to do so write:

response.write "c:\sites\Single44\bob\webroot\waiting\" & comp_id & ".ae"

see what is the result
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by:lpenrod
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c:\sites\Single44\bob\webroot\waiting\221.ae
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by:Dirar Abu Kteish
ID: 16943528
oh I am sorry I didn't see that you wrote this before.. so I suggest to do as clockwatcher said using FileExists function to see if the system can find the file or not...
so just do
response.write oFSO.FileExists("c:\sites\Single44\bob\webroot\waiting\" & comp_id & ".ae")

if result was false then try to navigate manually to see if the file is there
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WMIF earned 2000 total points
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lets do another check for that directory that you are trying to get into.

response.write oFSO.FolderExists("c:\sites\Single44\bob\webroot\waiting\")



then, lets try to enumerate the files that the fso can see in that directory.

oFSO.getfolder("c:\sites\Single44\bob\webroot\waiting\")
for each ofile in ofso.files
  response.write ofile.name
next


let me know what you get for these.
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by:lpenrod
ID: 16947307
Here is the result:

Microsoft VBScript runtime (0x800A01B6)
Object doesn't support this property or method: 'files'
/admin/aeprojectdetail.asp, line 116


Line 116 = for each ofile in ofso.files
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by:lpenrod
ID: 16947474
I am an idiot.  There was a link that had an absolute path in it and it pointed to localhost.

I didn't catch it.

Sorry, and thanks for your help.
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by:WMIF
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is your problem solved then?
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by:lpenrod
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Yes it is.  
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by:WMIF
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then please accept an answer that helped, or request closure of this question with community support.
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