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im trying to come up with a script to read a certain area of a webpage say a certain space around x,y cords would be nice like about 300x300 in a certain area using it to see if it matches a certain text like lumber or something like that in that area

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If the text you want to get always starts and ends with the same sub-strings, then you could get all the text and then filter it with the _StringBetween method.

If not, try with MouseClickDrag(x1,y1,x2,y2) and then Send("^c")

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Look at the _IE* functions of the IE.au3 UDF. For specific elements on the page you can get their X/Y coordinates and text.

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#4 ·  Posted (edited)

there is to many div id;s. most are the same. the only thing that changes on them is the name or something like that. im using it for page error checking i need it to read the webpages ouput what u see in a certain area. once i got a script to read a area of the page i can input what i need it to do, and use the if to look for several diff things. i just dont know how to make it look in that area. and yes i am a newbie! i got down mouse move click, input box's and speaking of inputbox is there any way to have a input box w/ 2 input areas like say please input x cords ____ y cords____? actaul scripts would be nice! i learn pretty quick but something new w/out a exmaple is hard to understand.

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Man, use some sentences, punctuation and capital letters. Why do you want to make what you write so hard to read when you are asking for help?

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there edited it and put in punctuations that better?

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Then, read the address of a page with _IeBodyReadText or _IeBodyReadHtml (the best one that matches your needs) storing the result in a variable. After, look into it with _StringBetween.


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any scripters wanna make a little cash helping me w/ this project please get ahold of me for more details post here i willl se it and get back ahold of u

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