Using win32Com with Internet Explorer

Mark Hammond MarkH at
Sun Feb 18 23:52:06 CET 2001

cborn at wrote:

> I am fairly new to Python and Com programming so hopefully
> this will be simple.
> Here is a script I have written which attempts to extract
> links from a webpage. I have used makepy to generate Python
> IE support object (Msie ActiveX control Module 1.0).


> However, when I enter the script interactively 1 line at a time it 
> works. I am sure there is some small detail that I am 
> missing. Can anyone help me?

Probably you need to wait for IE to load the page.  There was an example of that posted a few days ago here that used events - basically you wait until IE tells you the page is loaded.


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