Extraction gets CVS or #NEXT# separated fields ?

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Extraction gets CVS or #NEXT# separated fields ?

Post by ZeT » Sat Dec 10, 2005 7:26 pm


I just found IIM and i am planing to use it for data extraction if it meets my needs.
I am testing data extraction by combining 3 macros.
1°) Login, 2°) Data page access, 3°) Table extraction.

If I play this 3 macros manually in IIMBrowser I get CVS fields : "data1","data2". but if i use a vbs script i get #NEXT# marker separated field (data1#NEXT#data2#NEWLINE# for exemple).

Why ?, Does scripting changes data extraction format ?
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Post by Tech Support » Sun Dec 11, 2005 4:17 pm

The Scripting Interface returns #NEXT# and #NEWLINE# to allow an easier parsing of the data. If you need the original "," and line break, simply add this code to your script:

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sExtract = replace (sExtract , "#NEXT", " "","" ")
sExtract = replace (sExtract , "#NEWLINE", vbCrLf)
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