?
Solved

How to remotely search a site

Posted on 2009-04-07
4
Medium Priority
?
154 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
I would like to find out how to insert text into another websites text search box and then execute the search.

0
Comment
Question by:Mr_Shaw
[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
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 19

Expert Comment

by:Delphineous Silverwing
ID: 24085891
If the web-site does not have its own search tool, then using most search engines (Google, Yahoo, etc) will do the trick, just include site:domain.com as a key word in your search.
0
 
LVL 36

Accepted Solution

by:
Loganathan Natarajan earned 2000 total points
ID: 24145294
>>  I would like to find out how to insert text into another websites text search box and then execute the search.

just copy the another web site form tag search text box design and have it in your web page.. make sure the posting URl to be like another site...

<form action="another site process search url">
 
copy this code from another site search form code..
 
</form>

Open in new window

0
 
LVL 36

Expert Comment

by:Loganathan Natarajan
ID: 24145299
let me know which is the another site? .. please give me the link,  i will create code for it?
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Mr_Shaw
ID: 31567437
I'll give this a go. Thanks
0

Featured Post

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.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Color can increase conversions, create feelings of warmth or even incite people to get behind a cause. If you want your website to really impact site visitors, then it is vital to consider the impact color has on them.
Does your audience prefer people in photos or no people? How can you best highlight what you’re selling? What are your competitors doing, and what can you do that is different and unique from them?  Continue reading to learn how to make your images …
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery, including how to invoke it on a web page. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery.: (CODE)
In this fifth video of the Xpdf series, we discuss and demonstrate the PDFdetach utility, which is able to list and, more importantly, extract attachments that are embedded in PDF files. It does this via a command line interface, making it suitable …
Suggested Courses

770 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