troubleshooting Question

Can't cancel user request during file upload.

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Hello all!
I'm trying to create a kind of code which checks size of file being uploaded and if size exceeds a particular value it should cancel upload and redirect to a page containing error description. In Application_BeginRequest function of global.asax I simply check value of Request.ContentLength and try to redirect if it's bigger than expected by calling the Response.Redirect method. But then I'm getting an "Access is denied" javascript error in IE (in FireFox it just says that "connection to remote host is lost"). Could you please help me to find a solution? This error is making me crazy!
void Application_BeginRequest(object sender, EventArgs e)
		HttpApplication app = sender as HttpApplication;
		if (app.Request.ContentLength > 10000)
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