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by gcarmich
Sat Aug 10, 2013 11:34 am
Forum: Programming Helium Scraper
Topic: Extracting from a list of URLs using JS Gatherer
Replies: 0
Views: 3912

Extracting from a list of URLs using JS Gatherer

I created a list of 500 hyperlinked URLs in Excel and saved the sheet as a webpage. I opened the webpage in Helium Scraper, set the hyperlinked URLs to a kind named "URL_links". I created an action that should navigate each URL and execute the Address JS gatherer. When I run the action Helium Scrape...
by gcarmich
Tue Jun 04, 2013 11:34 am
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Selecting a portion of highlighted text
Replies: 0
Views: 3399

Selecting a portion of highlighted text

I'd like to capture a street address but when I select the text on the page, it highlights more than just the street address. How do I narrow down the selection to just the portion I need? I only want to extract (i.e. set to a kind) "2904 Ivydale St" from the text below. <td> 2904 Ivydale St<br> <sp...
by gcarmich
Mon Apr 22, 2013 11:46 am
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Identifying "data type mismatch" error
Replies: 1
Views: 2923

Identifying "data type mismatch" error

Is there an easy way to identify the "kind" that is creating the error "data type mismatch in criteria expression"?
by gcarmich
Wed Aug 22, 2012 5:00 am
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Pattern recognition?
Replies: 4
Views: 3095

Re: Pattern recognition?

thank you
by gcarmich
Mon Aug 20, 2012 2:45 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Pattern recognition?
Replies: 4
Views: 3095

Re: Pattern recognition?

Thanks. I will try that. Is there a way to extract multiple occurrences of something like an email address into separate fields? like - email1, email2, email3?
by gcarmich
Thu Aug 16, 2012 1:06 am
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Pattern recognition?
Replies: 4
Views: 3095

Pattern recognition?

Is there a pattern recognition capability in Helium Scraper - for example - to have Helium recognize an email address using the @ and . or recognize a web address such as xx.xx.xx or a phone number?