Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

parsing json call

Posted on 2013-12-11
2
Medium Priority
?
305 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-11
Hi, i'm calling a function (ipinfo.io) to get info about geo.
The result back is like this;

{
  "ip": "8.8.8.8",
  "hostname": "google-public-dns-a.google.com",
  "loc": "37.385999999999996,-122.0838",
  "org": "AS15169 Google Inc.",
  "city": "Mountain View",
  "region": "California",
  "country": "US",
  "phone": 650
}

How can I parse this now directly into variables or maybe class with properties ip, hostname, loc etc?

What is the easiest way for this in a forms application, not asp?
0
Comment
Question by:duup
2 Comments
 
LVL 25

Assisted Solution

by:Luis Pérez
Luis Pérez earned 750 total points
ID: 39711021
Try using JSON.Net

Hope that helps.
0
 
LVL 10

Accepted Solution

by:
joriszwaenepoel earned 750 total points
ID: 39711028
I have used Newtonsoft.Json.Linq in the past:

The code looks like this (but I'm not sure if this is the best way tio use that library):

            Dim obj As JObject = JObject.Parse(json)

            Dim packetType As String = obj.Item("packetType").ToString()
            Dim machineID = obj.Item("machine_id").ToString()
0

Featured Post

NFR key for Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365

Veeam is happy to provide a free NFR license (for 1 year, up to 10 users). This license allows for the non‑production use of Veeam Backup for Microsoft Office 365 in your home lab without any feature limitations.

Question has a verified solution.

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

For those of you who don't follow the news, or just happen to live under rocks, Microsoft Research released a beta SDK (http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=27876) for the Xbox 360 Kinect. If you don't know what a Kinect is (http:…
Calculating holidays and working days is a function that is often needed yet it is not one found within the Framework. This article presents one approach to building a working-day calculator for use in .NET.
This Micro Tutorial will teach you how to add a cinematic look to any film or video out there. There are very few simple steps that you will follow to do so. This will be demonstrated using Adobe Premiere Pro CS6.
This is Part 3 in a 3-part series on Experts Exchange to discuss error handling in VBA code written for Excel. Part 1 of this series discussed basic error handling code using VBA. http://www.experts-exchange.com/videos/1478/Excel-Error-Handlin…

782 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