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Need Advice for FTP in .NET 4.0: Xceed for FTP or FTPWebRequest

I support a vb.net 1.1 class that makes FTP calls use Xceed for FTP (version 3.2.6563.0).

I will be upgrading that same class to .NET 4.0.

I know a few of my options for ftp is to:
1.  Use the .NET 4.0 version of Xceed for FTP
2.  Use a different 3rd party tool
3.  Use System.Net.FTPWebRequest

I am looking for advice to see how easy and reliable option 3 is.  I have read that connectivity can be problematic for multiple requests.  Can anyone lend some words of advice on this?
Thank you!
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ToolTimeGang
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CodeCruiserCommented:
3rd party components are mostly more powerful than the built in controls. But the best way I think is to test it yourself based on your needs.

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ToolTimeGangAuthor Commented:
That is a very good point!  Thank you!  I will do just that.
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CodeCruiserCommented:
Glad to help :-)
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