How To Replace a File Using VB.NET
This article describes how to replace a file with other file in VB.NET.
Replace a File Using VB.NET
The Replace method replaces the contents of a
specified file with the contents of another file. This method deletes the
original file and creates a backup of the replaced file.
The following code snippet moves the contents of the original file into the
replaced file and also creates a backup of the replaced file and deletes the
Suppose we want to replace MaheshTXFITx.txt
file with backup of MaheshTXFI.txt as MaheshTXFI.txt.bac. Before running below
code file looks as:
Dim repFile As
Dim backupFile As
Dim fileName As
Dim fi As
Catch iox As
Run above code and see file is replaced.