7
votes
3answers
271 views

Unencoding encoded URLs in a function

Is there a built-in function for decoding encoded URLs in Mathematica? I would like to convert an encoded URL, for example ...
1
vote
1answer
169 views

Automating sequential import of data from web

I am trying to import data from multiple web pages hosted by a single online source. The data is posted by the source as one data set per web page for each week of the year. I would like to import the ...
2
votes
1answer
117 views

Import a file only if it contains a certain pattern

Let's say I have three files containing: File 1: x y z 1 4 6 File 2: x y z 2 5 9 File 3: x y z 5 4 8 My goal is to import the data from a file only if in ...
20
votes
3answers
1k views

Reading periodic elements from a large file

I have a large binary data file (big endian) with 100+ million "rows" of 11 elements, combination of floats and integers. This is the format: ...
22
votes
1answer
2k views

Programmatically retrieving e-mails from a remote server

Mathematica has a function for sending mail (SendMail) and can import the MBOX format. But what I'd like to do is ...
15
votes
1answer
355 views

Importing Zip files

Mathematica can import zipped files automatically, but when the content of the zip file it's another zipped file, I just get the list of files in the second zip: ...