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Use of INet Control for downloding from HTTPS site - VB

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How does this work? I have written code and the ResponseCode returned is zero, I am trying to downlaod a PDF file from a HTTPS site.

I have set the following :

inet1.URL = "https://trustinvestorreporting.usbank.com/TIR/TirRequestRouter?requestCmdId=dealDetail&dealId=44 64&sourcePage=displayMyPortfolio"

inet1.Execute , "GET Chevy Chase Funding 2004-4 - November 2007.pdf c:\welcome.pdf"

If I use MsgBox inet1.GetHeader it returns a value so it looks like it is connecting to the web pasge.

Alan
Dec 19 '07 #1
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I haven't really used Inet that much so sorry if this doesn't help :
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  1. Inet1.URL = "https://trustinvestorreporting.usbank.com/TIR/TirRequestRouter?requestCmdId=dealDetail&dealId=4464&sourcePage=displayMyPortfolio"
  2. contents = Inet1.OpenURL
  3. ' Write 'contents' to a pdf file using binary?
  4. Dim fnum As Integer
  5. fnum = FreeFile
  6. Open file_name For Output As #fnum
  7. Put #fnum, 1, contents
  8. Close fnum
  9.  
I would use something like that - but the page in question isn't a pdf - its a login page

However I may have completely misunderstood what you were asking for :p
Dec 20 '07 #2

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