?
Solved

How can i copy websites for offline browsing?

Posted on 2010-09-23
4
Medium Priority
?
218 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
I am wanting to grab websites which have flash content for offline browsing, however the tools i have found so far are not able to grab the flash files. I am building an app that will get web content offline, and i was using wget until I found out the flash issue. I then played with httrack and had the same result.
Is there a tool out there that i can use to grab web content including flash, for offline browsing?

Please help...anybody.
0
Comment
Question by:Spawn10
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:rstjean
ID: 33749523
Grab winhttrack.  I find it grabs everything in a snap.  It also files them into a folder for you.

http://www.httrack.com/page/2/en/index.html
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:rstjean
ID: 33750147
I need to read more of the original post before I post.

It all depends on how the flash files are linked.  Often it is a first file that calls other flash files.

Are you looking for something that downloads video embedded in flash players or something that downloads flash linked through a stub?
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
Spawn10 earned 0 total points
ID: 33755792
rstjean, hhttrack also has issues grabbing flash files, i already tried it. Am back using wget and i think I have managed to get combination of parameters to get the job done...as in

wget --recursive --no-clobber --page-requisites --html-extension --convert-links --restrict-file-names=windows --domains "website's domain" --no-parent "actual website url"
0

Featured Post

Upgrade your Question Security!

Add Premium security features to your question to ensure its privacy or anonymity. Learn more about your ability to control Question Security today.

Question has a verified solution.

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

When it comes to write a Context Sensitive Help (an online help that is obtained from a specific point in state of software to provide help with that state) ,  first we need to make the file that contains all topics, which are given exclusive IDs. …
A while back, I ran into a situation where I was trying to use the calculated columns feature in SharePoint 2013 to do some simple math using values in two lists. Between certain data types not being accessible, and also with trying to make a one to…
In this tutorial viewers will learn how add a scalable full-width header using CSS3. Create a new HTML document with an internal stylesheet. Set a tiled background.:  Create a new div and name it Header. Position it with position:absolute at the top…
In this tutorial viewers will learn how to style elements, such a divs, with a "drop shadow" effect using the CSS box-shadow property Start with a normal styled element, such as a div.: In the element's style, type the box shadow property: "box-shad…
Suggested Courses

839 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