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Hi everyone,
 
I am trying to download a file for xmlreader purposes. The file can download fine, but it won't let me read it.
 
This is what I have so far:
 
public void downloadXmlFile()
        {
            WebClient webClient = new WebClient();
            //webClient.DownloadFileCompleted += new AsyncCompletedEventHandler(Completed);
            webClient.DownloadFileAsync(new Uri("http://mysite", "c:\newxmlfile.xml");
        }
 
This is how I try to read it:
 
try
            {
                reader2 = new XmlTextReader(xmlUrl2);
                reader2.MoveToContent();
            }
 
It's not liking the new XmlTextReader(xmlUrl2) which is the string of "C:\newxmlfile.xml".
 
Am I missing something obvious? The error message I'm getting is:
The process cannot access the file 'C:\newxmlfile.xml' because it is being used by another process.
Tags: C#, XML, VisualStudio2012, Download

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