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John Saunders
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"Scott M." <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> But, we're not talking about most web pages. We are talking about a
> particular page that is being used with a web service. In other words,
> it's part of the OP's applicaiton, which he should have some control over.

Sorry, I didn't recall that he said it was his application. I assumed he was
scraping from somebody else's application.

Even though it's his, there may be reasons why he can't guarantee that the
page he needs will be XHTML and will be guaranteed to remain XHTML.


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Stane Bozic
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An answer is HtmlAgilityPack (

"Mohammad-Reza" wrote:

> Hi
> I want to parse a web page (in a web service) and retrive some of its
> information. I googled the MSDN and found a walkthrough (How to: Create Web
> Services That Parse the Contents of a Web Page) but the walkthrogh is a
> little complex and the writer did not completly describe all the aspects of
> the solution.
> Could any one elaborate on this walkthrough? Or direct me to another (or
> better) way to deal with such a problem.
> Thanks in advance.

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