> > A few ways, but XmlHttpRequest might be the easiest. Search

> developer.mozilla.org for great docs on it.
> >
> > Eric

> Interesting, thank you Eric.
> Indeed I can use XmlHttpRequest for the data sending, but how would I
> go about getting the local file and sending it using the
> XmlHttpRequest object?

You didn't specify if you want to prompt the user for the filename or what, but have a look here:
for all sorts of info on reading local files as well as prompting the user for the filename.