Re: Importing data from the web

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg125178] Re: Importing data from the web*From*: Bob Hanlon <hanlonr357 at gmail.com>*Date*: Sun, 26 Feb 2012 04:20:58 -0500 (EST)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*References*: <201202250655.BAA01311@smc.vnet.net>

data4 = {{"050318", "00111529"}, {"050401", "00113120"}}; Do[ID = data4[[i, 2]]; s = Import["http://www.swift.ac.uk/xrt_curves/"; <> ID, "Text"]; Print[s], {i, 1, Length[data4]}] However, you might find Table more useful than Do s1 = Table[ID = data4[[i, 2]]; Import["http://www.swift.ac.uk/xrt_curves/"; <> ID, "Text"], {i, 1, Length[data4]}]; All of the data is then stored in s1 Alternatively, without Table or Do s2 = Import["http://www.swift.ac.uk/xrt_curves/"; <> Last[#], "Text"] & /@ data4; s1 == s2 True Bob Hanlon On Sat, Feb 25, 2012 at 1:55 AM, maria giovanna dainotti <mariagiovannadainotti at yahoo.it> wrote: > > Dear Math Group, > > I have a problem importing the data from a web page. > > data4 = {{"050318", "00111529"}, {"050401", "00113120"}} > Do[ > ID = data4[[i, 2]]; > s = Import["http://www.swift.ac.uk/xrt_curves/<>ID<>", "Text"]; > Print[s], > {i, 1, Length[data4]}] > > The error message is > $Failed > > I am really grateful if you could help me > > Best regards, > Maria

**References**:**Importing data from the web***From:*maria giovanna dainotti <mariagiovannadainotti@yahoo.it>