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Authentication and POST with C#

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Hello,

I have been searching the internet about methods for a C# console program to login and post on a website.

I have been advised to either make the program log in every time when is necessary or to somehow include the session cookies with which I am logged in with my browser.


I am afraid though that some of the methods don't work with every website and specifically with those I need like this one:
https://shop.playrohan.com/

This is the login page that I have already got past with my browser but in order the program to authenticate I think it needs the cookies or to login itself
https://shop.playrohan.com/Login/Login.html

And the string I need to be posted is a known password string of 6 characters in the field "userpwd" on for example this page https://shop.playrohan.com/Exchange/...?SaleSep=27704
or any of the link accessed from this page https://shop.playrohan.com/Exchange/...Sale_List.html


Can anyone who has experience in this please give me a hint of what works with such kind of sites and with this one particulary and suggest what functions I should use? And any guidance of the best method to proceed is much appreciated.

Sincerely,
Jenny
Jan 28 '09 #1
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Plater
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Try using HttpWebRequest
Mar 9 '09 #2

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