7 Replies - 3121 Views - Last Post: 04 November 2009 - 01:46 PM
Posted 14 December 2008 - 08:25 AM
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Posted 14 December 2008 - 10:10 AM
Posted 14 December 2008 - 02:15 PM
Its perfectly legal. All screen scraping does is get the underlying code behind the page. Its basically the same as right click-> show source from a webpage. The only difference is you're automating this process. If it were illegal Google would be screwed.
As for code, look into the WebRequest or WebClient classes
MSDN Documentation on WebClient
This post has been edited by fremgenc: 14 December 2008 - 02:15 PM
Posted 14 December 2008 - 02:22 PM
Posted 04 November 2009 - 01:37 PM
This might help, I know I was certainly happy to find it:
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Posted 04 November 2009 - 01:46 PM
PS I also have that BLackHat site linked above listed as a malicious / virus site. Just FYI. Can a mod please remove it?
This post has been edited by Aeternalis: 04 November 2009 - 01:49 PM