Solved

importing htm files into excel sheet using VB

Posted on 2003-11-18
4
146 Views
Last Modified: 2010-05-03
hi,

i would like to write a macro inside a excel table, which do the following things.
say i have a folder contains several html files.

i want to import the file names, the characters from all the html files ("the source code"),
and then filter the texts i want.

e.g.
a html file contains:
<table>
<tr>
<td>hello</td>
<td>bye</td>
</tr>
</table>

i want to search the character ">" and copy all the text after it till i find "<",
like ">"hello"<", i want to have hello which is between ">" and "<".

any body could help me? thanx.
0
Comment
Question by:stustatester
4 Comments
 
LVL 26

Accepted Solution

by:
EDDYKT earned 30 total points
ID: 9770587
Dim arr1, arr2
Dim I As Long
Dim str As String

str = "<table><tr><td>hello</td><td>bye</td></tr></table>"
arr1 = Split(str, "<td>")
For I = 1 To UBound(arr1)
    arr2 = Split(arr1(I), "<")
    Debug.Print arr2(0)
    Erase arr2
Next
Erase arr1
0
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:DanRollins
ID: 10548672
Moderator, my recommended disposition is:

    Accept EDDYKT's comment(s) as an answer.

Dan Rollins -- EE database cleanup volunteer
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Have you ever wanted to restrict the users input in a textbox to numbers, and while doing that make sure that they can't 'cheat' by pasting in non-numeric text? Of course you can do that with code you write yourself but it's tedious and error-prone …
If you have ever used Microsoft Word then you know that it has a good spell checker and it may have occurred to you that the ability to check spelling might be a nice piece of functionality to add to certain applications of yours. Well the code that…
Show developers how to use a criteria form to limit the data that appears on an Access report. It is a common requirement that users can specify the criteria for a report at runtime. The easiest way to accomplish this is using a criteria form that a…
This lesson covers basic error handling code in Microsoft Excel using VBA. This is the first lesson in a 3-part series that uses code to loop through an Excel spreadsheet in VBA and then fix errors, taking advantage of error handling code. This l…

912 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

20 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now