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    Parsing XPath to output data from a remote website?

    Im sure someone here is going to have experience with this, however so far I am just hitting dead ends.

    I am trying to create myself a script which can check status on a product.

    I want to be able to check the status of a Desire HD on Play.com: http://www.play.com/Mobiles/Mobile/4-/16440100/HTC-Desire-HD-Android-Sim-Free-Unlocked-8-Megapixel-Touch-Screen-Mobile-Phone/Product.html

    Now, what I want to display on my website is the text "Usually dispatched within 3-5 weeks." Using XPATH this would mean that I can see on my website when this changes to a different date.

    I am using XPATHER with Firefox and it has give me the XPATH of:
    Could anybody tell me how to output that text using the XPATH to my website. I have looked around, yet I can't seem to find a way of doing it
    Last edited by Evostance; November 14th, 2010 at 09:44 AM.

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