ASP.net Visual Studio 2010 App_Data folder not deployed on publish

Hi

I have an ASP.net folder. When I click the "Publish" button to deploy the application the App_Data
folder is left out and does not appear in the folder I deployed the project to. Is there a way to fix this?
Murray BrownMicrosoft Cloud Azure/Excel Solution DeveloperAsked:
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Jens FiedererTest Developer/ValidatorCommented:
This article here has a bit about leaving the App_Data folder out ON PURPOSE (if changeable data is stored there, you might not WANT your users data wiped clean whenever you deploy), so maybe you are already doing that and need to undo it:

http://vishaljoshi.blogspot.com/2009/07/exclude-appdata-folder-from-deployment.html

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Murray BrownMicrosoft Cloud Azure/Excel Solution DeveloperAuthor Commented:
Great answer. Didn't think of it from that angle because I am still not working with live data. Makes a lot of sense in a live situation!
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