Get url "file:///..."

Dar Scott dsc at swcp.com
Mon Jun 20 20:23:48 EDT 2016


urlDecode() ?

> On Jun 20, 2016, at 5:54 PM, Jim Hurley <jhurley0305 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> 
> I got this web page address from the county election's office:
> 
>   file:///Users/jimhurley/Library/Mail%20Downloads/elec_web/precincts/241.htm
> 
> It opens when I paste  it into the address field in Safari.
> 
> But 
> 
>   get url "file:///Users/jimhurley/Library/Mail%20Downloads/elec_web/precincts/241.htm"
> 
> in Live Code leaves "it" empty.
> 
> I need to get the source code (programmatically) so that I may parse "it" for voter results.
> 
> Is there something I can do to the address that would make it acceptable to LiveCode's: get url 
> 
> Jim 
> 
> 
> 
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