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Shurikenjutsu

Hi

I want to automate stuff in IE, such as going to a web page, sending text/clicks to certain input/combo boxes and retrieving information from webpages without opening a browser window.

Does anyone know of any tutorials that cover this kind of thing? I don't need a specific code, I just want to learn how to do it.

Thanks :D


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oMBRa

there are a lot of examples about _IE functions in the help file

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DaleHohm

Yeah, but I don't understand what elements/control IDs etc. are

Sorry, no substitute for reading and learning. You will find literally thousands of posts in the forum discussing just what you are trying to do. Also suggest you examine the links in my sig.

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)

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

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