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fileupload component max file size?

Posted on 2008-10-31
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hi,

i have:
<asp:FileUpload ID="fuImportFile" runat="server" />

when i try browsing to a small file it works fine but the fil i am trying to copy from one location to another is 237mb and i just get a page cannot be found error?

is there a mix size that can be moved from one location to another?
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Default file size is 4 MB in asp.net you can increase the size by modifying web.config file

check out this link
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/e1f13641(VS.71).aspx

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by:Éric Moreau
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you can use the free NeatUpload component which also provides a progress bar 9nice for a 237 mb file): http://www.brettle.com/neatupload
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by:scm0sml
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TechTiger007: worked fine, seems there is a 2,000,000 limit to the technique of adding:
<httpRuntime maxRequestLength="2080000"/> to the web config file.
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i meant just over 2,000,000 kb.
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