FileName Property, read only of FormField class

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Source file name of the field.


vFileName = FormField.FileName ([CharSet as ConvertCodePages = CharSet], [NormalizeFileName as Boolean = true])

Where Type Optional Default Description
 CharSet  ConvertCodePages  yes  CharSet  String or numeric (ConvertCodePages) expression that describes the character set of the property. 
 NormalizeFileName  Boolean  yes  true  True to remove invalid windows filename characters ( \ / : * ? \ " < > | ) 




Defined only for <input type=file> and multipart/form-data.
Name and FileName properties are parsed from Content-Disposition header.


Upload - Save extra upload info to a database

'Sample file Field-SaveAs.asp 
'Store extra upload info to a database
' and file contents to the disk

'Create upload form
Dim Form: Set Form = Server.CreateObject("ScriptUtils.ASPForm")

'was the Form successfully received?
If Form.State = 0 Then

  'Create destination path+filename for the source file.
  Dim DestinationPath, DestinationFileName
  DestinationPath = Server.MapPath(".") & "\"
  DestinationFileName = "~upload-" & Form("SourceFile").FileName

  'Open recordset to store uploaded data
  Dim RS: Set RS = OpenUploadRS

  'Store extra info about upload to database
   RS("UploadDT") = Now()
   RS("Description") = Form.Texts("Description")
   RS("SourceFileName") = DestinationFileName

  'Save file to the destination
  Form("SourceFile").SaveAs DestinationPath & DestinationFileName

  Response.Write "<br>Source file names:"
  Dim Field: For Each Field In Form
    Response.Write "<br> " & Field.FileName
End If'Form.State = 0 then

Function OpenUploadRS()
  Dim RS  : Set RS = CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")

  'Open dynamic recordset, table Upload
  RS.Open "Upload", GetConnection, 2, 2
  Set OpenUploadRS = RS
End Function 

Function GetConnection()
  Dim Conn: Set Conn = CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")
  Conn.Provider = "Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0"
  Conn.Open "Data Source=" & Server.MapPath("upload.mdb") 
	Set GetConnection = Conn
End Function

<br>sample For <A Href=>HugeASP upload</A>
<br>Store extra upload info To a database
<br> And file contents To the disk
<form name="file_upload" method="POST" ENCTYPE="multipart/form-data">
File1:<input Name=SourceFile Type=File><br>
Description:<input Name=Description><br>
<input Name=SubmitButton Value="Submit >>" Type=Submit><br>

See also

FormField.FilePath, FormField.CharSet, FormField.IsFile, FormField.FileExt, FormField.Headers

Other links for FileName

Methods of FormField class

ContentCharSet, Save, SaveAs

Properties of FormField class

ByteArray, ContentDisposition, ContentTransferEncoding, ContentType, FileExt, FileName, FilePath, Header, Headers, HexString, CharSet, Index, InProgress, IsFile, Length, Name, RAWHeader, SourceLength, String, Value


One form field. Member of FormFields collection.


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