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Im trying to auto login to a website using a script but I'm not sure of the code I need to use. I've surfed around trying out various _IE tags but none work.

<form action=authenticate.php method=post name=login onsubmit="return saveme();">

Username: <input type=text name=username><br>

Password: <input type=password name=password><br>

<input type=submit value=Submit></form>

Thats the login form and I need to click on username and then use a send("myusername") and same for password. Then I want to click on the submit button.

I realize i could do this with tabbing but I would be interested in knowing how to code it for later projects.

So far I have

#include <IE.au3>
$oIE = _IEcreate("http://www.thesite.com")
sleep(5000)
_IELoadWait ($oIE)

$oForm = _IEFormGetObjByName ($oIE, "login")
$Usr = _IEGetObjByName($oIE, "username")
send("Mouse1989")
sleep(5000)
$Btn = _IEGetObjByName($oIE, "Submit")
_IEAction($Btn, "click")

Any help appreciated.

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#3 ·  Posted (edited)

Im trying to auto login to a website using a script but I'm not sure of the code I need to use. I've surfed around trying out various _IE tags but none work.

<form action=authenticate.php method=post name=login onsubmit="return saveme();">

Username: <input type=text name=username><br>

Password: <input type=password name=password><br>

<input type=submit value=Submit></form>

Thats the login form and I need to click on username and then use a send("myusername") and same for password. Then I want to click on the submit button.

I realize i could do this with tabbing but I would be interested in knowing how to code it for later projects.

So far I have

#include <IE.au3>
$oIE = _IEcreate("http://www.thesite.com")
sleep(5000)
_IELoadWait ($oIE)

$oForm = _IEFormGetObjByName ($oIE, "login")
$Usr = _IEGetObjByName($oIE, "username")
send("Mouse1989")
sleep(5000)
$Btn = _IEGetObjByName($oIE, "Submit")
_IEAction($Btn, "click")

Any help appreciated.

Yh, sorry for the double post. My browser crashed so I clicked the submit button again.

Edited by Mouse1989

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PLEASE DO NOT DOUBLE POST

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#5 ·  Posted (edited)

Problem solved. Finally worked it out.

Although, now I need to work out how to click a button on a form which has no name.

Edited by Mouse1989

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See _IETagNameGetCollection


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

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IE.au3 issues with Vista - Workarounds

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

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<div id="content">

<div id="content-padding">

<div align="center">

<table width="450" align="center">
<tr><td align="center">
    <h1>Games!</h1>
    <p>Each day you can log-in to check out all of our awesome games! 
    </p>
    
    <form method="post">
    <input type="hidden" name="action" value="issue">
    <input type="submit" name="submit_action" value="Click Here!">
    </form>

</td></tr>
</table>

</div>

    </div>

How would I be able to click this submit button? There is no form name or anything =/

I tried the GetTag but didn't know where to start.

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Sorry, meant to point you to _IEFormGetCollection

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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Ok I've -played about with that for a while with no luck =/

Any tips for how I would click the submit button?

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Get the form reference with _IEFormGetCollection and the appropriate index parameter. You may then be able to use _IEFormSubmit

You could also use

$oSubmit = _IEGetObjByName($oIE, "submit_action")

_IEAction($oSubmit, "click")

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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$oSubmit = _IEGetObjByName($oIE, "submit_action")

_IEAction($oSubmit, "click")

I did try that before but I didn't have any luck lol guess I splt something wrong.

Anyway your lil scripture worked.

You have helped me a great deal indeed.

Many thanks.

This won't be the last you hear from em though, next step is GUIs xD

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