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Scraping data from a window

Hello,

I am looking to scrape some text data from a window of a software that runs on my computer.

What would be the best approach for that? Using a macro or writing a program that can interact with the window. If possible provide me some tips to get this started.

Thanks!
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What I use for that is AutoHK. It's basically a macro program that is designed to interface with other windows. I haven't used it in a while, but many of my colleagues use it extensively.

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Thanks! I will try this:)
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You may also find use for Winspector Spy (or Spy++ from MS) to get the names for the parts of the window that you want to access.