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by snuhhh
Thu Oct 29, 2015 10:43 am
Forum: iMacros for Firefox
Topic: Passing arguments to sub-scripts?
Replies: 7
Views: 23071

Re: Passing arguments to sub-scripts?

Hello, I also would like to pass a VAR created in my iim macro to a vbs loop. The purpose is to read out the number of elements in a drop down list, save it in a variable and then use this number in the vbs script in order to loop through the drop down menu. In the following code, the counting of dr...
by snuhhh
Wed Oct 28, 2015 10:53 am
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: loop through drop down selection
Replies: 3
Views: 2072

Re: loop through drop down selection

Or to be more precise: I tried your suggestion to define a variable "DDLB_Nb_of_Options" in order to get the max number of entries. My question is, how I can use this imacro-variable in my vbs. script? I cannot figure out a way to "import" this value, so that I could use this in my while loop. Is th...
by snuhhh
Tue Oct 27, 2015 4:49 pm
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: loop through drop down selection
Replies: 3
Views: 2072

Re: loop through drop down selection

thanks for the fast answer! You didn't mention it but I guess the Number of Options in your DDLB is Dynamic and you don't know it in front, otherwise you don't even need to calculate that Number and you simply loop your Script using the largest Number of Options that you expect, using .iim or .vbs (...
by snuhhh
Tue Oct 27, 2015 9:23 am
Forum: Data Extraction and Web Screen Scraping
Topic: loop through drop down selection
Replies: 3
Views: 2072

loop through drop down selection

VERSION BUILD=8940826 RECORDER=FX firefox 41.0.2 WIN: 8.1 Pro ------------------------------------------------ Hello, I am looking for a way to loop through a dropdown menu and each time, select one item, do a task afterwards and then select the next item, do the same task and so on, until all items...
by snuhhh
Thu Oct 22, 2015 8:37 pm
Forum: Command Line and Scripting Interface
Topic: downloading data from several pages using a csv
Replies: 0
Views: 1369

downloading data from several pages using a csv

VERSION BUILD=8940826 RECORDER=FX firefox 41.0.2 WIN: 8.1 Pro ------------------------------------------------ Hey Guys, I am totally new to iMacros and VBS and need your help concerning my project: In general, I need to download data from an online database (Capital IQ) for about 50k firmyears and ...