hi,<BR> this is code to get size of file located in any server<BR>&#060;%<BR>Sub Home()<BR> Dim xmlhttp<BR> Set xmlhttp = Server.CreateObject("Msxml2.ServerXMLHTTP")<BR> xmlhttp.Open "HEAD", "http://www.faqxp.de/aafebe65e0a113140c878220e0ab8189/743/Nero5582.exe", false<BR> xmlhttp.Send<BR> if xmlhttp.status &#060;&#062; 200 then<BR> response.write("File not found")<BR> else<BR> response.write(FormatNumber(xmlhttp.getResponseHea der("Content-Length")/1000,0) & " KB - ")<BR> end if<BR> set xmlhttp = nothing<BR>End Sub<BR>%&#062;<BR>well the problem is i need to replace the url "http://www.faqxp.de/aafebe65e0a113140c878220e0ab8189/743/Nero5582.exe"<BR>with Variable. using sql statement to get the url from database like oRS("mirror2") i tried manytimes to do this but all in vain any help plz?