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by crookedleaf
Tue Aug 12, 2014 5:26 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Automate Helium Scraper Problem.
Replies: 1
Views: 2864

Re: Automate Helium Scraper Problem.

open the helium file on the computer that is running it. you will more than likely get the same error. just click 'file' and 'save' without making any changes, and the issue should go away.
by crookedleaf
Fri Jan 03, 2014 10:38 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Multi Process Extraction Doesn't END
Replies: 1
Views: 2730

Re: Multi Process Extraction Doesn't END

Action tree: Main Start Process Extract from each URL -Navigate URLs from URL table --Extract ADDRESS KIND Main2 Execute Action Tree: Start Process The URL Table looks like this: ID|URLs 1 |Sex.com 2 |Anus.com 3 |etc.com 4 |peepoo.com Your action tree break down isn't very clear, but my guess would...
by crookedleaf
Wed Nov 13, 2013 8:32 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Custom project help request Please
Replies: 2
Views: 3292

Re: Custom project help request Please

Hello, I sent another email to you about 5 days ago with my ingrammicro.com long in information. I am not sure if you got it or if you can help me. I really need some one to help me with this project. Because I can only get it to work 1/2 way and the whole idea of buying your product was to save me...
by crookedleaf
Tue Oct 08, 2013 4:53 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Google charts
Replies: 4
Views: 3878

Re: Google charts

Hey! Thanks for the answer! 1. Well, with your tip, I can hover over one point in a classic/default Google line graph, the tooltip appears and then I quickly press F4 and select the desired kind, but the problem is that the text / the tooltip disappears immediately after you mouse the mouse from th...
by crookedleaf
Mon Oct 07, 2013 5:12 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Google charts
Replies: 4
Views: 3878

Re: Google charts

Hi! I'm trying to find if there's a way to obtain information from the "tooltip area" in a Google line chart: https://google-developers.appspot.com/chart/interactive/docs/gallery/linechart There are 2 problems I stumbled upon: 1. In "selection mode", I cannot activate the "tooltip area" on hovering...
by crookedleaf
Sat Oct 05, 2013 4:17 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: How to capture URL of current page
Replies: 3
Views: 3887

Re: How to capture URL of current page

zulugogogo wrote:Hi - new to all of this and wanted to know how to capture the current URL (to be used as a click link within another page) Any advise will be much appreciated.

if you are looking to extract it it can be done in the "extract" action. just set the 'kind' as 'body' and the 'property' as 'url'
by crookedleaf
Fri Oct 04, 2013 7:43 am
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Connect to Database - Database Size
Replies: 1
Views: 2529

Re: Connect to Database - Database Size

Hi, I am starting to use a "start processes" action which asks me to connect to an external database. I have figured out how to do this. However, if I stop the tree, and "empty output files", the access database remains at a huge size (75MB). I have opened the access file and looked in the tables, ...
by crookedleaf
Thu Sep 05, 2013 1:49 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: Helium Scraper Database limit
Replies: 1
Views: 2920

Re: Helium Scraper Database limit

Hi, I have came across this problem. Scraper is stopping and keep throwing "cannot open database" message. It seems that I have reached the database limit. "mdb" file size is 2gb. It doesn't let me finish scraping or at least extract to a file the info I have already scraped. Is there any solution ...
by crookedleaf
Thu Sep 05, 2013 1:01 am
Forum: Q/A
Topic: how do I get to the scrapeable part?
Replies: 1
Views: 2874

Re: how do I get to the scrapeable part?

I have a couple websites that display the info I want, in eminently scrapeable form- but I have to ask the search function for each record, one at a time, by that record's unique identifier in order to get to the page I can scrape. For records whose unique identifier is a number of a known format w...
by crookedleaf
Thu Sep 05, 2013 12:56 am
Forum: Q/A
Topic: is this possible ?
Replies: 1
Views: 1982

Re: is this possible ?

hello webmaster is this possible in helium scraper, 1) one script which fetch data from database and uses that data to execute another helium scraper scripts i want answer quick please thanks i'm not the webmaster, nor have any affiliation with Helium, but i have grown to use it quite a bit and got...