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How can you create a list from a folders contents that is auto updated?

PCoulter
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I need to have a list of the contents of a directory  automatically updated in an Access database  is there anyway to do this?

If not, does anyone have any other suggestions on how I may be able to accomplish that

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it is a vbs script and its not a complete script...

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I heard somewhere that I may be able to create a file from DOS to place in the folder that would automatically update any changes made within the folder.... anyone know anything about this?

I am unfamiliar with the where I should place the scripts mentioned above...
you can run it as a schedual task anywhere

its the  sFolder  which is the key as that says what folder it is

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