Help with copying xml file from Temp folber to applicaton's folder using VB.NET


How do I copy an xml file from my application's Temp folder to the application main folder using VB.NET?


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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
how to copy a file in VB (note: a .xml file is nothing else than still a file)
We need the File object:
This just means "System.IO has an object called File. Use this File object".

File has it's own properties and methods you can use. One of these is Copy. Here's some code that makes a copy of our test file .
Dim FileToCopy As String
Dim NewCopy As String

FileToCopy = "C:\Users\Owner\Documents\test.xml"
NewCopy = "C:\Users\Owner\Documents\NewTest.xml"

If System.IO.File.Exists( FileToCopy ) = True Then

System.IO.File.Copy( FileToCopy, NewCopy )
MsgBox("File Copied")

End If

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all you need to do is to update the variables in regards to the folders you refer to.

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vcharlesAuthor Commented:
Thank You.
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