Read a file using


<%@ Import Namespace="System.IO" %>
<script language="vb" runat="server">
sub Page_Load(sender as Object, e as EventArgs)
'Open the sampletext.txt file . Note this is in the same directory as the script
Dim testfile as String = Server.MapPath("sampletext.txt")
'Create a streamreader class
Dim objStreamReader as StreamReader
'open the file
objStreamReader = File.OpenText(testfile)
'Read the file storing it in the readfile string
Dim readfile as String = objStreamReader.ReadToEnd()
'Place the string into a web control
lblTextFile.Text = readfile
'close the StreamReader class
end sub

<asp:label runat="server" id="lblTextFile" />