Re: Browser HTML Source & URLs

2019-04-18 Thread hh via use-livecode
What you've seen is the difference of the htmltext of a browser (also of a browser widget) and the *generated* htmltext. The latter includes for example also parts that are generated by JavaScript parts of the htmltext. > BobS. wrote: > I've seen that too. > > > Rick H. wrote: > > I thought it

Re: Browser HTML Source & URLs

2019-04-18 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
I've seen that too. Bob S > On Apr 17, 2019, at 11:22 , Rick Harrison via use-livecode > wrote: > > Thanks for getting back to me on this. > >> The htmltext is the page source code. So >> >> put the htmltext of widget "browser" into field 1 > > I thought it was the source code originally

Re: Browser HTML Source & URLs

2019-04-17 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Brian Milby wrote: > Htmltext of a field is not the same as htmltext of the browser widget. One of the best ideas Mark Waddingham ever had that he later abandoned was about ten years ago when he proposed adding "xmlText" as a synonym for "htmlText", flagging "htmlText" for eventual

Re: Browser HTML Source & URLs

2019-04-17 Thread Rick Harrison via use-livecode
Hi Brian and Jacqueline, Thank you for your helpful responses. put url tURL into tSource ..was exactly what I needed! Thanks again, Rick > On Apr 17, 2019, at 2:57 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode > wrote: > > put url tURL into tSource -- the source text

Re: Browser HTML Source & URLs

2019-04-17 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
Try this: put url tURL into tSource -- the source text set the htmlText of fld "HTMLText" to tSource -- LC's display LC only supports a subset of HTML, so when you put the source into a field, only the supported parts go in. But you can grab the unadultered source first. On 4/17/19 1:22

Re: Browser HTML Source & URLs

2019-04-17 Thread Brian Milby via use-livecode
Htmltext of a field is not the same as htmltext of the browser widget.  A LiveCode field only supports a fraction of html.  In your example you need to just set the text of the field to see the page source.  Setting htmetext forces LiveCode to render the html and anything it does not understand

Re: Browser HTML Source & URLs

2019-04-17 Thread Rick Harrison via use-livecode
Thanks for getting back to me on this. > The htmltext is the page source code. So > > put the htmltext of widget "browser" into field 1 I thought it was the source code originally too, but it doesn’t work correctly. For example: set the HTMLText of field "HTMLTextField1" to URL field

Re: Browser HTML Source & URLs

2019-04-17 Thread Håkan Liljegren via use-livecode
You can execute a small javascript to grab the HTML. I’ve done something similar in an Instagram Scraper I just built…. First you need to set up a callback function in the widget under javascript handlers e.g. jscallback then you can call a javascript that calls you back with whatever you

Re: Browser HTML Source & URLs

2019-04-17 Thread hh via use-livecode
> Rick H. wrote: > I am able to load the browser widget with a URL > and go to the URL successfully. > > I can get the HTMLtext of the page I have browsed to just fine. > What I have yet to do is to get the page source code of the page > I have browsed to in LiveCode into a field. The htmltext