copy some files from IE temporary internet files

Tim Golden mail at
Mon Apr 19 14:29:15 CEST 2010

On 19/04/2010 10:49, CHEN Guang wrote:
> Hi friends,
> I want to program Python to copy some video files (.flv) from the IE folder "temporary internet files", but
> os.listdir('C:\\Documents and Settings\\Administrator\\Local Settings\\Temporary Internet Files')
> seemed unable to find any video file (although they really exist and can be manually copied with Windows explorer).
> I googled and found that "temporary internet files" is not a normal folder. Will any friend tell me how to do this?

Have a look at the win32inet module from the pywin32 package


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