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Is it possible to copy a file from a web address? Can anyone give me an example?


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Look at InetGet

InetGet("http://www.mozilla.org", "C:\foo.html")
InetGet("http://www.autoitscript.com", "C:\mydownload.htm", 1)
InetGet("ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/README", "README.txt", 1)

; Advanced example - downloading in the background
InetGet("http://www.nowhere.com/somelargefile.exe", "test.exe", 1, 1)

While @InetGetActive
  TrayTip("Downloading", "Bytes = " & @InetGetBytesRead, 10, 16)

MsgBox(0, "Bytes read", @InetGetBytesRead)

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Possible, read at InetGet, in Autoit_Help.chm


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$sURL = "http://dundats.mvps.org/AutoIt/files/filex.zip"

If InetGetSize($sUrl) Then
    InetGet($sUrl, @DeskTopDir & "\" & _File_GetFileName($sURL), 1)

Func _File_GetFileName($sStr)
   $sStr =  StringRegExpReplace($sStr, "^.*[\\|/](.+\..+)$", "$1")
   If @Error OR (NOT $sStr) Then Return SetError(1, 1, "")
   Return $sStr

EDIT: Forgot the code tags

EDIT 2: A simplified version of _File_GetFileName() can be found in the last code section here.

Edited by GEOSoft


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