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Automatic Script to Use CompuServe Via PPP

Posted on 1998-04-08
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Can anyone provide an automatic script that I can use to connect to CompuServe using PPP?  I can connect via PPP, but I must type in ID and password each time.  The scripts I have created won't work.
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Question by:lcauvin
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by:gormenghast
ID: 1542521
Hi

I have emailed you an amended CIS script.
If it works you could delete this question and save your points for asking other questions if you want to.
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gormenghast earned 800 total points
ID: 1542522
Hi Again

I am glad the script worked.
I will post the contents of the script here tomorrow as I don't have it to hand at the moment. This will make the answer available for anyone else to view.
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by:gormenghast
ID: 1542523
Here is the script: (replace your_id with your own compuserve id, replace your_passwd with your compuserve password)

!
@ANSWER
@HANGUP
EXIT 0
!
@ORIGINATE
!
CHRDELAY 1
!
@LABEL 10
PAUSE 1
WRITE "\13"
!
@LABEL 11
MATCHCLR
MATCHSTR 1 12 " Name:  "
MATCHREAD 300
NOTE "Connect script couldn't match \34 Name:  \34" 3
JUMP 99
!
@LABEL 12
PAUSE 1
WRITE "CIS\13"
!
@LABEL 13
MATCHCLR
MATCHSTR 1 14 " ID: "
MATCHREAD 300
NOTE "Connect script couldn't match \34 ID: \34" 3
JUMP 99
!
@LABEL 14
PAUSE 1
WRITE "your_id/go:pppconnect"
!
@LABEL 38
PAUSE 1
WRITE "\13"
!
@LABEL 39
PAUSE 5
MATCHCLR
MATCHSTR 1 40 "Password: "
MATCHREAD 300
NOTE "Connect script couldn't match \34Password: \34" 3
JUMP 99
!
@LABEL 40
IFSTR 12 41 ""
PAUSE 1
WRITE "^p\13"
JUMP 42
!
@LABEL 41
ASK 1 "Please enter password: "
WRITE "your_password\13"
!
@LABEL 42
MATCHCLR
MATCHSTR 1 90 " to "
MATCHREAD 300
NOTE "Connect script couldn't match \34 to \34" 3
JUMP 99
!
@LABEL 90
PAUSE 1
EXIT 0
!
@LABEL 99
PAUSE 60
EXIT -6002 "Connection script failed."

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