troubleshooting Question

Handling a filecopy error in VB.

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I am new to VB.  I am using filecopy to copy thousands of files from one place to another from an input list supplied by another program.  On an error (like the source file has unspoorted characters - don't ask, or the file can't be found) the code stops.  I want the code to just skip the operation on error and just continue to the next one.  Also, maybe save the line from the input file that caused error.

the code is extremely basic:

FileCopy file1, file2
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