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Using a servlet to log into a webpage
Joined: Mar 18, 2007
May 17, 2007 11:54:00
I need to get a
to pull info off of a page that I am sent to after logging into a website.
URL url = new URL("https://thesiteurl/Login.aspx"); HttpURLConnection conn = (HttpURLConnection) url.openConnection(); InputStream page = conn.getInputStream();
The above code gets me the login page. What I can't figure out is how to log in to get the needed page after login.
Any ideas on how to go about doing this?
Author and ninkuma
Joined: Jan 10, 2002
May 17, 2007 12:20:00
I would assume that the authentication is there just to prevent such activity. That said, you might want to look into tools such as HttpClient.
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