Web Scraping with AutoHotkey 110- Saving Files / Images from a URL / Hyperlink

While URLDownloadToFile is a built-in function for downloading binary files (Images, Word files, Spreadsheets, etc.) I’ve, and others, have had issues using it (I think it was that I was behind a proxy at work).   In the below video I demonstrate how to use the URLDownloadToFile command as well as demonstrate a function I borrowed from Maestrith (Author of AutoHotkey Studio).

Saving Files / Images from a URL / Hyperlink

Web Scraping with AutoHotkey 110- Saving binary files / images with AutoHotkey

 

Here is the code I walk through in the first part of the above video (demonstrating the built-in functionality and an example calling the function.

And here is the code where I demonstrate how you can get a list of images and iterate over them in an object (calling the download function)

 

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