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Old December 31st, 2011, 03:21 PM
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Dear Rob,

Thank you for your patience with me and your ongoing help. With your last explanation I was able to successfully make my application do what it was supposed to do. There is just one thing that still confusions me. With the code below, I am able to successfully write the contents of the three text boxes below to a file named with whatever string is held in the variable, strSaveAs.

Dim stream_writer As StreamWriter
stream_writer = System.IO.File.AppendText("c:\WaterWriter\" & (strSaveAs) & ".txt")
stream_writer.Write(ImageAnalysis.TextBox1.Text)
stream_writer.Write(ImageAnalysis.TextBox2.Text)
stream_writer.Write(ImageAnalysis.TextBox3.Text)


What I do not understand is why I cannot write the text to a subdirectory of "C:\WaterWriter\" such as "C:\WaterWriter\Library\". When I try to I get an error message saying "Could not find a part of the path 'c:\WaterWriter\Library\Text.txt'. I have tried this with several different sets of directories and subdirectories and every time, if I go down to the second level directory I get that message. Can you give any insight on this matter?

Thank you again,


Gary
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