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Posts: 40
Registered: ‎07-20-2010
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Extract data from a web page

 

Is there a way to extract data from a web page and then display it on the playbook screen. the web page is in html and the data is text.

 

 

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Posts: 2,462
Registered: ‎11-04-2010
My Device: Bold 9700

Re: Extract data from a web page

hey ashish,

 

you can achieve what you want using the URLLoader Class and the URLRequest class. below is a post i made a while back to access a webpage and retreieve data off of it. use it as a guideline to do what you want:

 

http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Tablet-OS-SDK-for-Adobe-AIR/need-some-help-with-arrays/m-p/69...

 

also there are several threads regarding this that may help you out too. search for "URLLoader" in the forums and you will get valuable examples. good luck!

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