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This action simulates a visit to the specified web page by means of built-in web browser. If the address of a page is not specified, the action uses the current page which has been loaded in the previous steps. Also the action allows to extract the following information from the web page:

HTML code – the source code of the page as HTML text.
Text – the plain text of the page without HTML tags
Links – the list of links as a text on the page : one link per line.

The extracted information can be assigned to variables for the following processing.

 

General options

WEBPageInfo1

 

Web Address

The address of a web page which is necessary to download. If the address is not specified, the action uses the current page which has been downloaded in the previous steps.

 

Keep the Page for Next Actions

If you need the downloaded page to be available in the following steps, switch on this parameter. Otherwise, the page will be deleted from the memory immediately after performing this action.

 

Hide Browser Window

To ensure hidden work of the web browser window, switch on this checkbox. In this case the browser window is not visible on the screen.

 

Get HTML Code of the Page

Switch on this checkbox if you want to get an HTML code.

 

Assign HTML code to Variable

Specify the name of the variable in which the HTML code will be assigned.

 

From Body Section Only (HTML code)

If the information of the HTML page title is not needed, switch on this flag. In this case, the action will process only the section <body>...</body>.

 

Get Text of the Page

Switch on this checkbox if you want to get extract the text from the page. The action extracts the text only, without any HTML tags.

 

Assign Text to Variable

Specify the name of the variable in which the extracted text will be assigned.

 

From Body Section Only (text)

If the information of the page title is not needed, switch on this flag. In this case, the action will process the section <body></body> only.

 

Get Links from the Page

If you want to get a list of links on the page, switch on this checkbox and specify the name of the variable in which you need to assign the received list. The action extracts the list of links as a text, one link per line. Then you can process this list in a loop (e.g. in Text Loop).

 

Autologon

WEBPageInfo2

 

Enable Autologon

It switches on the mode of automatic authorization using the specified User Name and Password. If the mode of automatic authorization is switched off, authorization occurs in a usual mode.

 

User name

A name of a user for authorization. Variables can be used.

 

Password

A password for authorization. Variables can be used.

 

Auto Download file

WEBPageInfo3

 

Enable Auto-download File

It switches on the mode of automatic file downloading. If auto-download is off, downloading occurs in a usual mode requesting a folder and a file name.

 

Download Folder

Specify the folder in which the file will be downloaded automatically. It will be downloaded with the file name by default.

 

Overwrite File If Exists.

Switch on this checkbox if you want the action to overwrite a file, on condition there is a file with the same name in this folder. Otherwise the downloaded file will be renamed.

 

Variable

Allows you to add a variable to the action or triggering event that you selected. You must place the cursor in a edit box in the settings dialog window of the action or event and then click the {V} button.

 

note Related Topics

Fill Web Form

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