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by BillHamaker
Mon Jul 23, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Can I extract the Data?
Replies: 1
Views: 646

Can I extract the Data?

I am unable to extract the data from this web site... https://portal.assessor.lacounty.gov/parceldetail/4328032014 I don't know what technology they are using for the web page. The HTML source for the page shows a single line including the text "ngview". Looking up this on the internet it is a direc...
by BillHamaker
Mon Sep 21, 2015 2:28 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Replay Losing Content
Replies: 3
Views: 1253

Re: Replay Losing Content

Thank Tom, That fixes that problem but now I have the problem of wanting to download the pdf file that the web site creates. For this particular web site when you click the button for the document it appears to create a temporary folder, downloads the pdf file to the folder and then open up the pdf ...
by BillHamaker
Mon Sep 14, 2015 8:14 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Replay Losing Content
Replies: 3
Views: 1253

Replay Losing Content

I recording the following script but when I replay it the content of the text box (e.g. 438-362-13-00) disappears as soon as the tag command that fills in the content executes. So on replay the web site displays an error instead of searching for the requested parcel number. Any idea what is happenin...
by BillHamaker
Thu May 08, 2014 5:52 pm
Forum: General Support & Discussions
Topic: SAVETARGETAS opens windows dialog box
Replies: 0
Views: 733

SAVETARGETAS opens windows dialog box

I am attempting to use the SAVETARGETAS option to automate the downloading of multiple pdf files. The problem I have is that when I use this option the Windows "Save As" dialog box is displayed asking for the name of the file. So since manual intervention is required for this prompt I can't do the a...
by BillHamaker
Mon Sep 09, 2013 7:01 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Can't open web site
Replies: 0
Views: 1013

Can't open web site

iMacro isn't able to open the following web site. Any idea why? http://www.calcasieuassessor.org/ParcelDetails.aspx?ParcelID=358979 I have internet explorer 10. The web site opens okay under internet explorer but not the under the iMacro's browser so I can't automate it. Is there anything I can do a...
by BillHamaker
Tue Aug 27, 2013 3:17 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Can't record web site
Replies: 1
Views: 1016

Can't record web site

I have a web site where I am completely unable to record anything on it. Can anyone explain to me why this would be? Is there a way to do something with it or should I just forget about it? A link to a sample page on the web site is given below. http://www.bowieappraisal.com/#/AccountDetail?_P=42186...
by BillHamaker
Thu Aug 01, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Extract with Direct Screen?
Replies: 3
Views: 1801

Re: Extract with Direct Screen?

Do you have any suggestions as to how Search can be used in the following web site? http://www.ocpafl.org/Searches/ParcelSearch.aspx#%23 To see the data I want to extract from you can enter or paste the value "05-22-30-6468-00-140" in the Parcel ID field and then click the search button to the right...
by BillHamaker
Tue Jul 30, 2013 5:56 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Extract with Direct Screen?
Replies: 3
Views: 1801

Extract with Direct Screen?

I have a problem web site where I need to extract two numbers that are next to each other on the screen. The number on the right is easy to extract but the design of the web page is such that I can find any TAG searches using relative or positional commands that will consistently extract the number ...
by BillHamaker
Tue Jul 30, 2013 4:11 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Can't make iMacros click button
Replies: 6
Views: 3182

Re: Can't make iMacros click button

Thanks. I'll have to study the documentation on the Direct Screen functions so I can use it in similar situations.
by BillHamaker
Mon Jul 29, 2013 1:18 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Can't make iMacros click button
Replies: 6
Views: 3182

Re: Can't make iMacros click button

The above link didn't work either - something about pasting those weird characters maybe?

I'm going to try enclosing it in with the url tags.

http://nppublic.co.san-bernardino.ca.us ... RFACE.ASPX
by BillHamaker
Mon Jul 29, 2013 1:14 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Can't make iMacros click button
Replies: 6
Views: 3182

Re: Can't make iMacros click button

Sorry about the malformed link. Does this link work okay?

http://nppublic.co.san-bernardino.ca.us/newpims/(S(cexutof5rcq3k4r25mjko5i4))/PIMSINTERFACE.ASPX
by BillHamaker
Tue Jul 23, 2013 3:38 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Can't make iMacros click button
Replies: 6
Views: 3182

Can't make iMacros click button

This question is in regards to the following web page. http://nppublic.co.san-bernardino.ca.us/newpims/(S(j2jpevystvpfzc55evtk4cq1))/PIMSINTERFACE.ASPX The buttons at the top are pulldown menus that display search fields. I want my macro to click the "Parcel Inquiry" button at the top left so I can ...
by BillHamaker
Fri Jul 12, 2013 5:14 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: Stopping a Macro
Replies: 1
Views: 873

Stopping a Macro

I'm just beginning using iMacros and am confused on how to stop a failed macro. I hope someone can help me figure this out. I have successfully written some test macros to extract data using scripting with excel VBA. Basically I have a spreadsheet containing the lookup identifiers needed on the web ...