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How to remotely search a site

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I would like to find out how to insert text into another websites text search box and then execute the search.

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by:Delphineous Silverwing
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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.
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Loganathan Natarajan earned 500 total points
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>>  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>

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by:Loganathan Natarajan
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let me know which is the another site? .. please give me the link,  i will create code for it?
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by:Mr_Shaw
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I'll give this a go. Thanks
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