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ASP.NET using VB FTP Upload

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Last Modified: 2013-11-29
I wrote a function that uploads images to my web server.  The function works fine when I execute the code, but when I post the page and try to use the function through the website, I receive this error:
System.IO.FileNotFoundException: Could not find file 'c:\windows\system32\inetsrv\myimagename.jpg'. File name: 'c:\windows\system32\inetsrv\myimagename.jpg' at System.IO.__Error.WinIOError(Int32 errorCode, String maybeFullPath) at System.IO.FileStream.Init(String path, FileMode mode, FileAccess access, Int32 rights, Boolean useRights, FileShare share, Int32 bufferSize, FileOptions options, SECURITY_ATTRIBUTES secAttrs, String msgPath, Boolean bFromProxy) at System.IO.FileStream..ctor(String path, FileMode mode, FileAccess access, FileShare share) at System.IO.File.ReadAllBytes(String path) at SiteFTPFunction.FTPUpload(String FTPDestination, String LocalCopy, String strUserName, String strFileName) in C:\Domains\mywebsite.net\wwwroot\App_Code\SiteFTPFunction.vb:line 24
Public Function FTPUpload(ByVal FTPDestination As String, ByVal LocalCopy As String, ByVal strUserName As String, ByVal strFileName As String) As String
        Dim strResult As String = ""
        Dim filePath As String = ""
        Dim newFileName As String = ""

        Try
            Dim clsRequest As System.Net.FtpWebRequest = DirectCast(System.Net.WebRequest.Create(ftpDirectory & FTPDestination), System.Net.FtpWebRequest)
            clsRequest.Credentials = New System.Net.NetworkCredential(ftpUserName, ftpPassword)
            clsRequest.Method = System.Net.WebRequestMethods.Ftp.UploadFile

            Dim bFile() As Byte = System.IO.File.ReadAllBytes(LocalCopy)
            Dim clsStream As System.IO.Stream = clsRequest.GetRequestStream()
            clsStream.Write(bFile, 0, bFile.Length)

            clsStream.Dispose()
            clsStream.Close()

            strResult = RecordFileUpload(strUserName, strFileName, LocalCopy, FTPDestination)
            strResult = "Success"

        Catch ex As Exception

            strResult = "Error"
            strResult = ex.ToString

        End Try

        Return strResult

    End Function

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