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Where in Web.Config do I define a file save path using MVC2?

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I need to use the Web.Config to save the path I will use to save files uploaded by the user. Where is the right place to define this?  I mean what tags do I use?

Then how do I reference it in the code?

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You can use add key
<add key="mypath" value="C:\"/>

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Great.  How do I then use it in my program?
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And does it matter where i place it?  Should it go inside here?

<configuration>
</configuration>
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Thanks.  I got it working as you described. Cheers.
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