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by webmaster
Wed Feb 16, 2011 6:05 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: how to extract complete lists of products and features
Replies: 1
Views: 1808

Re: how to extract complete lists of products and features

If you give me the web page and some of the data you want to extract, and I'll make a video with detailed instructions on how to do it.
by webmaster
Tue Feb 15, 2011 7:14 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: question the functional
Replies: 8
Views: 5379

Re: question the functional

Do you mean the ability to work with an external database (a separate file in your computer) instead of with an embedded one as it currently is?
by webmaster
Mon Feb 14, 2011 11:29 pm
Forum: Q/A
Topic: question the functional
Replies: 8
Views: 5379

Re: question the functional

You can export data to a CSV from the table editor that shows when you double click on the table name in the database panel. If what you want is to automatically export it to a CSV, say, every 10 minutes, then no, you can't do that. Why exactly are you trying to export the data to a file automatical...
by webmaster
Mon Feb 14, 2011 9:56 pm
Forum: Premades & Resources
Topic: How to extract a just a section of text
Replies: 0
Views: 8464

How to extract a just a section of text

The attached file serves as an example and as a template to extract text inside a larger text. This is necessary when the text we want to extract is not an individual element in the web page, which would force Helium Scraper to select not the particular section of text we want but the whole text. In...
by webmaster
Mon Feb 14, 2011 8:33 pm
Forum: Premades & Resources
Topic: Premade projects: Craigslist / Yellowpages
Replies: 0
Views: 7720

Premade projects: Craigslist / Yellowpages

The attached files are two sample Helium Scraper projects. Can be used to extract data from Craigslist.com and YellowPages.com. For the Craigslist one you just need to navigate to some Craigslist page where a list of results is shown (such as the one that loads one you just open the project), press ...
by webmaster
Sun Feb 13, 2011 8:05 am
Forum: Premades & Resources
Topic: Emails scraping
Replies: 12
Views: 18870

Emails scraping

We had several people asking whether is possible or not to extract emails with Helium Scraper. It is perfectly possible, as long as the user provides where to extract them from. The attached file contains a Kind named Emails . If you click on the "Select kind in browser" button, it will select all t...