Function Reference


Returns the Text inside the <body> tag of the document

#include <IE.au3>
_IEBodyReadText ( ByRef $oObject )


$oObject Object variable of an InternetExplorer.Application, Window or Frame object

Return Value

Success: the text included in the <body> of the document.
Failure: sets the @error flag to non-zero.
@error: 3 ($_IEStatus_InvalidDataType) - Invalid Data Type
@extended: Contains invalid parameter number


This function uses the .innerText property of the document Body.
.innerText is available for nearly all DOM elements and is a fast convenient method of parsing out just the text in a document using _IEPropertyGet().


_IEBodyReadHTML, _IEBodyWriteHTML, _IEPropertyGet


; Open a browser with the basic example, read the body Text
; (the content with all HTML tags removed) and display it in a MsgBox

#include <IE.au3>
#include <MsgBoxConstants.au3>

Local $oIE = _IE_Example("basic")
Local $sText = _IEBodyReadText($oIE)
MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Body Text", $sText)