Open a URL, scan the page(look for certain words)


In java, how can I open an URL eg. , then read that page meaning
search for certain words..and if those words exist I would output a message.


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Do something like

String url = "

Then use javas openURL command to open it

    try {

Also you will need to catch various exceptions.Then create a search tool that searches the page for a given word.

if(wordpresent = true) {
  System.out.println("Word is present");



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ScarletBlueAuthor Commented:
Hi CleanupPing
I have already accepted O2K's answer. It's written "Accepted Answer " in green. Please
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