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How to make IIS 6 access a file on a remote server

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Hi,

I have a Windows 2003 server running IIS and this C#/ASP.NET page.
From this page, I need to access a file on another server. This server isn't a Domain Controler, I've just mapped the folder where the file is in the web server.

So, I try to access the file from the web server by using Z:\myfile.txt, being Z the mapped drive.

Fact is, this isn't working. If I have the file on the web server, it works just fine.

What am I missing here ?

Any help would be appreciated.

Warm Regards,
Mário Gamito
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@pcsmitpra: If I do that, the rest of the site won't work, right ?

@feptias: I get the error "Unexepected character '\'" at line:

process.StartInfo.Arguments = "\\\\192.168.1.120\\Public\\" (...)"
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