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[Solved] HTML Parser

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gimx

Hello,

I want to open a webpage, parse a table, insert data in DB. And i make a loop for 1000 pages.

Should i use Inet function or IE function in your opinion ?

Thx muttley

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DaleHohm

I'd suggest the IE functions because _IETableWriteToArray will make it very easy for you to extract structured data from an HTML table.

Dale


Free Internet Tools: DebugBar, AutoIt IE Builder, HTTP UDF, MODIV2, IE Developer Toolbar, IEDocMon, Fiddler, HTML Validator, WGet, curl

MSDN docs: InternetExplorer Object, Document Object, Overviews and Tutorials, DHTML Objects, DHTML Events, WinHttpRequest, XmlHttpRequest, Cross-Frame Scripting, Office object model

Automate input type=file (Related)

Alternative to _IECreateEmbedded? better: _IECreatePseudoEmbedded  Better Better?

IE.au3 issues with Vista - Workarounds

SciTe Debug mode - it's magic: #AutoIt3Wrapper_run_debug_mode=Y Doesn't work needs to be ripped out of the troubleshooting lexicon. It means that what you tried did not produce the results you expected. It begs the questions 1) what did you try?, 2) what did you expect? and 3) what happened instead?

Reproducer: a small (the smallest?) piece of stand-alone code that demonstrates your trouble

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gimx

Yes it's true.

But inet is more quick than ie function no ?

What do you think ?

Thx muttley

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DaleHohm

If your only criteria is speed of execution, then you should use AutoIt TCP functions or perhaps another language altogether.

When using _IE Functions, you pay a performance hit for the initial browser creation, but relatively little thereafter. Also note that TCP and INETGet retrieve data from the server without any client-side (dynamic HTML) performed... this may or may not be what you need.

Dale

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Free Internet Tools: DebugBar, AutoIt IE Builder, HTTP UDF, MODIV2, IE Developer Toolbar, IEDocMon, Fiddler, HTML Validator, WGet, curl

MSDN docs: InternetExplorer Object, Document Object, Overviews and Tutorials, DHTML Objects, DHTML Events, WinHttpRequest, XmlHttpRequest, Cross-Frame Scripting, Office object model

Automate input type=file (Related)

Alternative to _IECreateEmbedded? better: _IECreatePseudoEmbedded  Better Better?

IE.au3 issues with Vista - Workarounds

SciTe Debug mode - it's magic: #AutoIt3Wrapper_run_debug_mode=Y Doesn't work needs to be ripped out of the troubleshooting lexicon. It means that what you tried did not produce the results you expected. It begs the questions 1) what did you try?, 2) what did you expect? and 3) what happened instead?

Reproducer: a small (the smallest?) piece of stand-alone code that demonstrates your trouble

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gimx

Ah ? Your note is important !

So i use IE functions. The problem is solved.

Thx Dale muttley

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