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Website automation parsing XML elements

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Hi :)

I need to write a macro that will be running 24/7, refreshing a webpage once a second (or something).

Then, I need it to parse the html content, and go to specific element, check if it contains certain word(s), and if so - press a button, once page loads, (Lastpass fills the fields already), just press the final button.

I have not found other macro languages (such as iMacro) which support IF statements that I need for this task.

Is it possible to do this with AutoIt? (I believe it is..)

Only via IE? or other browsers as well?

Can you point me please to specific samples/articles related? I am quite experienced developer, I dont have the need/time to go over everything and all tutorials for AutoIt, just the ones relevant to understand what I need to use for my task.

Thanks!

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I am quite experienced developer, I dont have the need/time to go over everything and all tutorials for AutoIt, just the ones relevant to understand what I need to use for my task.

I'm confused to how you gained experience in the coding field then? I would also pay close attention to the Forum Rules before you continue >> http://www.autoitscript.com/forum/forum-2/announcement-13-forum-rules/

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Updated: 04/09/2015

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There is an IE udf that will help you do it.

Check the help files.

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One can use these functions to check if a certain word(s) exists or not on a webpage: _INetGetSource(), StringInStr(), being independent of what browser is used, IOW, no browser is needed.


- Bruce /*somdcomputerguy */  If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.

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