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How to use webdav in internet facing ASP.NET application

HI Experts,

I am having a requiremnet where I have to access some file in my asp.net application.
Now i was thinking to use the DSoFramer Ocx control for showing the file in the browser. as I will be storing the files on the server I need to have a access to the documents using a URL. So i thoguh webdav will be a better solution (I dont know much about webdav, just someone from my team suggested I am trying to use it)

My requirement is User should be able to search,view, edit or delete the documents in the ASP.NET applcaition. Along with the same I have the security levels on the document which is read only, modify and Admin.

So my question is it possible for make the webdav internet accessible having this security containts. I am really strglling with the security of the webdav.
I tried making it anonymous I am able to open a document in the activex control but I am not able to save it. Also due to anonymous access the webdav is accesible t anyone which i dont want.

I hope you got my problem, any pointer towards a different solution is also expected.
Also asp.net code examples to work with webdav is also welcomed.

PS. Client already rejected sharepoint which was my first solution to store the files.
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SandeepRR
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GregdoCommented:
I'm not an expert on WebDAV, but for the work that I did, I used a library from http://www.independentsoft.de/webdav/index.html.  It made working with WebDAV very easy.  They have a 30 day trial license, so you can download it and play with it.  They also have good examples.
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