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From iMacros Firefox to Userscript (Tampermonkey)

Post by rapieragnay » Mon Mar 15, 2021 9:42 am

iMacros : 8.9.7
FF : 54
Win 7, 64bit

Good morning all,

With imacros javascript scripting, I created a small js script that fills out forms, browse and upload an image, register, retrieve the activation code by email and validate the account ...

To do this I used a lot of iimPlayCode() in my js.

Now I am limited because my js can only run with an older version of iMacros 8.9.7 with Firefox based browser. I cannot run my script in Opera, Chrome, or other browser. (It's unreliable to fake with the user agent).

So I plan to rewrite everything under Tampermonkey. In that case, do you have any idea how I can exploit imacros snippets in my new userscript?
Basically the Imacros commands I use revolve around:

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with Components such us :

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const XMLHttpRequest  = Components.Constructor(";1", "nsIXMLHttpRequest");
var utils = window.QueryInterface(Components.interfaces.nsIInterfaceRequestor).getInterface(Components.interfaces.nsIDOMWindowUtils);
var wm              = Components.classes[";1"].getService(Components.interfaces.nsIWindowMediator);
var window          = wm.getMostRecentWindow("navigator:browser");
var mainWindow      = window.QueryInterface(Components.interfaces.nsIInterfaceRequestor)
Thank you for your answers
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