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Using SHDocVw.InternetExplorer and WebClient.DownloadFile

Last Modified: 2013-05-08
I'm using SHDocVw.InternetExplorer.  I have a screen scraper app.  The site I am scraping requires a username/password to login.    Once logged in, there is a file I want to download. WebClient.DownloadFile works great for a site/page that does not require authentication.  When I try to download my file from this secure site, I get this:   <script>alert('Please login first before continuing'); window.location.href = '/XXXConnect/public/Login';</script>.

Can I pass along the authentication credentials from SHDocVw.InternetExplorer to WebClient?
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