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c# How can my EXE download a newer version of itself?

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How can I have my EXE app download a newer revision of itself and replace itself with another EXE?  Will I need to utilize a second EXE file?
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C# .NET Autoupdate Application Launcher
http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/134787/C-NET-Autoupdate-Application-Launcher

Write Auto-Updating Apps with .NET and the Background Intelligent Transfer Service API
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/cc188766.aspx

Updater Application Block
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms978574
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The easier way is publishing your application using clickonce.
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/t71a733d%28VS.80%29.aspx
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