loop through access table rows vb.net

Hi guys

 I have a table in a access db it has several fields, but i am only interested in 2.

the first field is uniquekey, this represents the db uniquekey of each track
ie: 3402
     5601
     6507


the second field is filename

which is basically the full path to where the track is stored,
i.e. Filename  D:\Tracks\fff250bd-6c12-4f11-ab9e-a84568a74afb\1cd6e11e-b89e-4899-9aea-31f01401b18c.mp3

I need to copy and rename the files to another folder from all the rows in the table renaming the mp3 files to the uniquekey.

the database name is library
the table is csv

 Could anybody please give me some code to achieve this in vb.net

Best regards

Jimbo
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Fetched from
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dw70f090%28v=vs.80%29.aspx
and
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa302325.aspx
here is the sample code, please make the necessary changes as and where required:-
    'Set up connection string
    Dim cnString As String
     
    cnString = "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;Persist Security Info=False;Data Source=..\data\Northwind.mdb"
     
    'create command (with both text and connection), change your query accordingly
    Dim sqlQRY As String = "SELECT * FROM tracks"
     
    'Create connection
    Dim conn As OleDbConnection = New OleDbConnection(cnString)
     
    Try
    ' Open connection
    conn.Open()
     
    Dim cmd As OleDbCommand = New OleDbCommand(sqlQRY, conn)
     
    'create data reader
    Dim rdr As OleDbDataReader = cmd.ExecuteReader
     
    While (rdr.Read)
    Dim strTrack as string = rdr("TrackPath").ToString()
    'write this method as per your needs and process the tracks
    ProcessTrack(strTrack);
    End While
     
    Catch ex As SqlException

    Finally
    ' Close connection
    conn.Close()

    End Try

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Jimbo1954Author Commented:
Thankyou, <br /><br />Jimbo
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