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UPDATE APPLICATION FROM WEB SERVER

Dear All,

I have a windows application that I put its database at web server somewhere.
The application files are put on every computer that wants to access the database.

We have an application that copy from local server to user computer by compare both md5 file.
But it is at LAN,

How I copy file from web server folder through FTP ?

Thank you.
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Shaun VermaakTechnical Specialist/DeveloperCommented:
How I copy file from web server folder through FTP ?
Without adding any applications like FileZilla you can use the FTP command
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb490910.aspx

I however strongly suggest you change your application to a ClickOnce deployment
https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/748fh114.aspx
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emi_sastraAuthor Commented:
Hi Shaun,

Which one is better ?

Thank you.
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Shaun VermaakTechnical Specialist/DeveloperCommented:
ClickOnce. You can create a web installer that can poll for updates
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emi_sastraAuthor Commented:
Hi Shaun,

I want to try ftp.
But I have no how to set it in order to work like a LAN.

Thank you.
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Shaun VermaakTechnical Specialist/DeveloperCommented:
Please elaborate
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emi_sastraAuthor Commented:
We have an windows app that will sync application from LAN Server.

Now, the up to dated app is on the web server.

How my current windows sync app will work with web server?

Thank you.
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emi_sastraAuthor Commented:
Hi Shaun,

We finally successfully using FTP.

Thank you.
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