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Questions about using Mathematica for accessing web sites and using such functions as URLFetch and URLSave.

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How to get the subdirectory of a ftp weblink?

For example, I can use FileNames["*",dir] to get all subdirectory under dir if dir is some directory of my local computer. Suppose that I want to get all ...
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How can I determine the Parameters of URLFetch?

I'm looking for methods to download data from website automatically by mathematica. Then I found that URLFetch might be useful. I'm interested in its "Passing data to the server" option. The example ...
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Newbie CDF question

I am about to post some code (in various languages) to one of my blogs (WordPress), and was wondering if CDF is the best choice for Mathematica Source? Also, I am a little confused - for which aspects ...
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How to execute JavaScipt on a webpage and then import the result on OSX?

I would like to import data from this page through Mathematica, http://www.oddsportal.com/soccer/netherlands/eredivisie/ . I tried importing through the default Import function ...
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Lookup in Inverse Symbolic Calculator+ from Mathematica

There is a useful feature in WolframAlpha that allows to find a possible closed form for approximate numeric values. It can be used, for example, to guess the value of an integral that Mathematica ...
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More complete “MutipartData” POSTs using URLFetch

I'm trying to upload a file to a wiki using Mathematica's URLFetch. Some preliminary work is required - one needs to log in to the wiki, obtain an edit token, and exchange some cookies with the wiki ...
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Importing web page data

I tried importing a webpage using Import: ...
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Parse website data that requires interaction with a form (POST)

I want to analyse Chilean elections data available in the official website. What I have returns the data for president (numbers are strings, to be parsed later). ...
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Problem with importing a JCAMP-DX IR spectrum file

I wrote a little function to import JCAMP-DX electron ionization or mass spectral files from the NIST webbook web site (e.g. mass spectrum of hydrogen chloride at ...
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Look up info associated with a given CAS chemical identifier from the NIST webbook & NCI CADD Chemical Identifier Resolver

I would like to retrieve information associated with a given CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service nr) from the NIST webbook web site in Mathematica, using the provided API (e.g. for ...
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How do you get a list of filenames from a URL?

How would I get a list of filenames available at a URL? For example, list the files at: http://www1.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/cmb/drought/weekly-palmers/2005/
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Use URLFetch in init.m

I'm not able to use URLFetch in my $UserBaseDirectory/Kernel/Init.m as it always returns ...
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How can I commit files to Github by Mathematica?

How can I publish Notebooks to Github via using Mathematica? I'm on windows 8.1 x64, Mathematica 9. How can I upload the current notebook to Github? My function expected is: ...
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Export to Google Spreadsheet with OAuthAuthentication

Context I'm trying to setup a connection between Mathematica and Google Docs. Specifically, I would like to be able to export data to a Google Spreadsheet (Note: if the spreadsheet is public it's ...
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How can I log in to my Wikipedia account and access my watch list?

Wikipedia's "Edit Watchlist" page (for logged in users) has a list of hyperlinks to the user's watchlist (here is an example from my account). I've tried to use ...
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Web deployment of document containing URLSave function

Is it possible to deploy a Mathematica notebook which contains a dynamic URLSave function? My code has the following structure: ...
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URLFetch functionality for a Persian website

I want to fetch the content of a Persian website. I tried URLFetch["http://www.tsetmc.com/"] Why is Mathematica unable to recode the characters in the results ...