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LocationURL of webBrowser control

Posted on 2001-08-20
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Is there a way to store information from LocationURL to use as History?

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Kurt
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by:devtha
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save the url into a text file opened for append. The file can be named as URLHistory.log and saved in the app.path folder.
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by:wsh2
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Yes.. <smile>
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by:kmartin7
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Okay, for the 250 points, how about some sample code? I am not very VB literate as of yet.

Kurt
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by:Richie_Simonetti
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hearing...
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Option Explicit
Private Declare Function WritePrivateProfileString Lib "kernel32" Alias "WritePrivateProfileStringA" (ByVal lpApplicationName As String, ByVal lpKeyName As Any, ByVal lpString As Any, ByVal lpFileName As String) As Long

Private Sub Form_Load()
WebBrowser1.Navigate "www.microsoft.com"
End Sub


Private Sub WebBrowser1_DocumentComplete(ByVal pDisp As Object, URL As Variant)
Static Counter As Integer
If (pDisp Is WebBrowser1.Object) Then
    Dim ret As Long
    ret = WritePrivateProfileString("History", "url" & Counter, CStr(WebBrowser1.LocationURL), "c:\History.log")
    If ret = 0 Then
        MsgBox "an error ocurred while saveing url"
    End If
    Counter = Counter + 1
End If
End Sub
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by:Richie_Simonetti
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Thanks!
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by:devtha
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that was my solution you should have waited for me to give you the code. Well ...
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by:kmartin7
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Let's see your code...
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by:Richie_Simonetti
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pardon... your code?
I did that code all the time, see my profile.
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