?
Solved

CAN SOME ONE HELP ME PLS>>>Log onto alternative site(say experst-exchange.com) using the userid and pwd entere in a form and return some text and image that you encounter first in that page

Posted on 2004-09-15
16
Medium Priority
?
576 Views
Last Modified: 2007-12-19
i tried using this code and could get to a point where i could get the text but dumbfounded how to retrieve and display the image.
i kept this code in a <script vbscript> and calling it on button click after user enters the userid and pwd on the ASP Page.Can some one help.

Dim ie ,doc
Dim password
Dim username
username = "username"
password = "password"

Set ie = CreateObject("internetexplorer.application")
ie.Visible = True
ie.Navigate2 (<URL here>)
Do While ie.Busy = True
    msgbox ("Click Ok to Send Your User Id and Password")
Loop
doc = ie.Document
ie.Document.All("login").Value = username
ie.Document.All("passwd").Value = password
ie.Document.All(".save").Click

set DocInnertext=ie.Document
msgbox(DocInnertext.body.innertext)
0
Comment
Question by:Sriburri73
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 9
  • 7
16 Comments
 
LVL 46

Expert Comment

by:fritz_the_blank
ID: 12087464
Try using something like this:

Function GetHTML(strURL)
      Dim objXMLHTTP, strReturn
      Set objXMLHTTP = Server.CreateObject("MSXML2.ServerXMLHTTP")
      objXMLHTTP.Open "GET", strURL, False
      objXMLHTTP.Send
      strReturn = objXMLHTTP.responseText
      Set objXMLHTTP = Nothing
      GetHTML = strReturn
End Function

FtB
0
 
LVL 46

Expert Comment

by:fritz_the_blank
ID: 12087489


Sorry, you need credentials--so:

Function GetHTML(strURL, strUserName, strPassword)
     Dim objXMLHTTP, strReturn
     Set objXMLHTTP = Server.CreateObject("MSXML2.ServerXMLHTTP")
     objXMLHTTP.Open "GET", strURL, False, strUserName, strPassword
     objXMLHTTP.Send
     strReturn = objXMLHTTP.responseText
     Set objXMLHTTP = Nothing
     GetHTML = strReturn
End Function
0
 

Author Comment

by:Sriburri73
ID: 12088325
I am getting an error
msxml3.dll error '80072ee6'

The URL does not use a recognized protocol

0
What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

 
LVL 46

Expert Comment

by:fritz_the_blank
ID: 12088452
Let's see the code that you are running.

FtB
0
 

Author Comment

by:Sriburri73
ID: 12089776
Dim objXMLHTTP, strReturn
     Set objXMLHTTP = Server.CreateObject("MSXML2.ServerXMLHTTP")
     objXMLHTTP.Open "GET","http://login.yahoo.com/config/login?.done=http://finance.yahoo.com&.src=quote", False, "userName", "Password"
     objXMLHTTP.Send
     strReturn = objXMLHTTP.responseText
     response.write strReturn
     Set objXMLHTTP = Nothing
0
 
LVL 46

Expert Comment

by:fritz_the_blank
ID: 12091667
And instead of "userName", "Password" you are passing appropriate credentials?

FtB
0
 

Author Comment

by:Sriburri73
ID: 12094183
Yeah I am using right credentials ..using the same user id and pwd i am able to login to the site using the code i pasted first..The only issue with the code was i am unable to get the images
0
 
LVL 46

Expert Comment

by:fritz_the_blank
ID: 12095306
Okay, one more test. What happens if you run this page?

<%
Function GetHTML(strURL)
     Dim objXMLHTTP, strReturn
     Set objXMLHTTP = Server.CreateObject("MSXML2.ServerXMLHTTP")
     objXMLHTTP.Open "GET", strURL, False
     objXMLHTTP.Send
     strReturn = objXMLHTTP.responseText
     Set objXMLHTTP = Nothing
     GetHTML = strReturn
End Function

response.write(getHTML("http://www.FairfieldConsulting.com/index.asp"))

%>
0
 

Author Comment

by:Sriburri73
ID: 12095610
i am able to run the script and got hte following output..

about us
coding services
web hosting
code corner
drop us a line
Fairfield Consulting is an Information Technology company that specializes in data-driven application design and internet services employing technologies including: ASP, SQL, ADO, VBScript, JavaScript, .NET, XML/XSL, and Visual FoxPro.

For over 11 years, we have been providing these services for clients including: The New England Organ Bank, The Massachusetts Society for the Prevention against Cruelty to Animals, Brandeis University, The Mind/Body Medical Institute (Beth Israel Hospital / Harvard Medical School) among others.

------------
0
 
LVL 46

Accepted Solution

by:
fritz_the_blank earned 1500 total points
ID: 12095667
Okay, that is good. That means that you should be able to run the MSXML2.ServerXMLHTTP object.

So we are starting to narrow down the issue....

When I do this, it also works:
<%@ Language = VBSCRIPT %>
<% Option Explicit %>
<HTML>
<BODY>
<%
Function GetHTML(strURL, strUserName, strPassword)
     Dim objXMLHTTP, strReturn
     Set objXMLHTTP = Server.CreateObject("MSXML2.ServerXMLHTTP")
     objXMLHTTP.Open "GET", strURL, False, strUserName, strPassword
     objXMLHTTP.Send
     strReturn = objXMLHTTP.responseText
     Set objXMLHTTP = Nothing
     GetHTML = strReturn
End Function

response.write(GetHTML("http://www.FairfieldConsulting.com/index.asp","fritz","blank"))
%>
</BODY>
</HTML>

So, that means there has to be something about the way that the site is handling this?

FtB

0
 

Author Comment

by:Sriburri73
ID: 12097990
Hi Fritz,

I tried the code you gave above with valid yahooid and pwd as shown below and its just bringing up the yahoo login screen.
0
 
LVL 46

Expert Comment

by:fritz_the_blank
ID: 12098077
Then I am guessing that the screen is not designed to allow this sort of automated login?

FtB
0
 

Author Comment

by:Sriburri73
ID: 12098642
i am able to login to the same screen and was able to capture the text using the code i pasted initially (using SHDOCVW.DLL though)
0
 
LVL 46

Expert Comment

by:fritz_the_blank
ID: 12102005
I am not sure how much more I can help with this then. It is a bit of a bummer as this question has fallen rather far down the list, so I am not sure if it will receive much attention.

FtB

0
 

Author Comment

by:Sriburri73
ID: 12102709
Thats ok Fritz.Thanks alot for the help..

I am new to Experts Exchange..If you can ,please loud  shout to other experts whom you know and can help me out with this one.Also if you know of sites where i can find more info on MSXML2 or SHDOCVW.DLL ,would be helpful too..

Thanks
0
 
LVL 46

Expert Comment

by:fritz_the_blank
ID: 12102746
Sorry that I couldn't do more.

FtB
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

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

I have helped a lot of people on EE with their coding sources and have enjoyed near about every minute of it. Sometimes it can get a little tedious but it is always a challenge and the one thing that I always say is:   The Exchange of informatio…
I would like to start this tip/trick by saying Thank You, to all who said that this could not be done, as it forced me to make sure that it could be accomplished. :) To start, I want to make sure everyone understands the importance of utilizing p…
NetCrunch network monitor is a highly extensive platform for network monitoring and alert generation. In this video you'll see a live demo of NetCrunch with most notable features explained in a walk-through manner. You'll also get to know the philos…
In this video, Percona Director of Solution Engineering Jon Tobin discusses the function and features of Percona Server for MongoDB. How Percona can help Percona can help you determine if Percona Server for MongoDB is the right solution for …

762 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