Yeah there is, albeit not a very nice one: You can do http://user:p...@site/
On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 09:24, Josh Roesslein <jroessl...@gmail.com> wrote:
> 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.
Internets. Serious business.