FTP Directory Listing

I'm trying to create an array that will be populated with files on a website.  I want to get ALL the files (including sub-folders).  Can that be done using Visual Basic or Visual C#?

Please provide a working example.

Thanks
Ray TurnerSenior ConsultantAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
That can't be done in a single command with FTP.  FTP will only list the files and folders in the current folder.  It is a multi-command process to get 'all' of them.  FTP will also only upload or download files in the current folder.

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Ray TurnerSenior ConsultantAuthor Commented:
An example would have been nice.  However; I did find out that earlier versions of .Net Framework did have this capability  built in.  Microsoft choose to exclude it due to CPU usage issues.
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Visual Basic.NET

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.