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Scraping data from a table with AutoHotkey & IE

spider contentIn this tutorial I walk through how to “walk the DOM” (DOM= Document Object Model) with IE and AutoHotkey.

I used to grab all the text and then try and use a regular expression to parse the data.  Taking advantage of the DOM is critical to learning how to scrape pages efficiently.   In this case I’m simply relying on built in tags to an HTML table.

Here is the first bit of code I mention to scrape data from a table
found here.

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