Have to admit, I know nothing about .NET and come from a classic ASP world as far as server-side programming goes... Anyway.
What we're looking to do is to upload an image from a user provided URL to server, rather than prompting user for a file on their computer.
To demonstrate behaviour:
have a look at http://imageshack.us/
results in the image being hosted at:
The company that I now work for is a .NET shop that has recently migrated to 2.0 and uses a third party component http://www.powupload.com/
for it's current uploading needs.
Thanks for your thoughts.