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HTTP response

Isaac Hewitt
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Joined: Jul 24, 2006
Posts: 191

I am attempting to contact a certain film database website in order to scan the html for a film rating and have that fed into my film title program but I get the following exception whilst contacting the server:
Server returned HTTP response code: 403 for URL:

Paul Clapham

Joined: Oct 14, 2005
Posts: 19973

And do you have a question?

I'm going to answer the question "What does HTTP response code 403 mean?" for now. The Wikipedia article explains it: HTTP 403.

I'm also going to answer the question "Why does forbid me from connecting to their site?" Their Conditions of Use page explains it.
I agree. Here's the link:
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