How is that scrapping? He is just launching IE and pointing the browser at a twitter web page for viewing. As long as he does not parse that page for data and just uses it to display that's not scrapping. Now I don't think there is a legit way of passing login credentials, that the user will have to do on there own.
On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 8:15 AM, Stuart <stut...@gmail.com> wrote: > > 2009/8/26 balu reghu <baluk...@gmail.com>: > > > > Hi all, > > Can i pass my credentials to browser.I am working on a twitter > > application. > > On a click i am trying to show the twitter site. If i have the > > credentials with me.Can i make the user view his tweets without login > > (again) > > > > this is my code > > > > on a click > > Process.Start(@"\Windows\iexplore.exe", > > "http://m.twitter.com/search/ > > users?q=" + "tbsearch.Text"); > > > > In this case the browser will show a popup .asking for user name and > > password.Is there any way to pass the credentials? > > That is not an API call so what you're doing is scraping the Twitter > site. They don't like you doing that and it will likely get your IP > blocked if you keep doing it. > > -Stuart > > -- > http://stut.net/projects/twitter/ > -- Josh