How to check for a (error) message on web page

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How to check for a (error) message on web page

Post by Guest » Fri Nov 18, 2005 11:47 pm

I have a form that I can fill in from Excel using your product. Now, depending on the charcters I enter, the result will be eithir a "congratulations" or "sorry the charcter is invlid". The message will be printed on the web page above the form.
How will imacros tell me if I got an error or not? Both web pages will be the same except for the message printed on top of the page.

I know this isn't your thing but if you could point me in the right direction, I'd be very grateful.
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Post by Tech Support » Fri Nov 18, 2005 11:48 pm

You can search for the "sorry..." keywords using the EXTRACT command. Please see

http://www.iopus.com/iim/help/faq_search_keyword.htm

for details.
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