You can use HTML Converter Command Line to help you convert url to text file.There are two kinds of HTML Converter applications, one is a graphical user interface (GUI) application and the other is a command-line application. It’s up to you to select which kind to use. You can download the GUI application at http://www.verypdf.com/htmltools/winhtmltools.exe while command line application at http://www.verypdf.com/htmltools/htmltools.zip. Most of people are probably accustomed to editing images one at a time with a GUI because it is more visualized. However, a GUI is not always convenient. Suppose you want to process an image dynamically from a web script or you want to apply the same operations to many images or repeat a specific operation at different times to the same or different image. In these cases, the command-line image processing utility is appropriate.
If you use HTML Converter Command Line,it will take no more than one minute to fulfill the task of converting url to text when you are familiar with the software and know how to operate it.
The following steps will teach you the details of how to convert url to text file.
If you have ever used HTML Converter Command Line before,this step can be ignored.If not,please go on reading.You should click “start”—“run” and input “cmd” in “open” edit box of “Run” dialog box.Then click OK.In cmd.exe dialog box,you should register the software HTML Converter Command Line to avoid the disabled of some functions.Please use command “cd” to change the current directory to the installation directory of HTML Converter Command Line and input the register code which you get when purchasing the software.Then click “Enter” button.After that you can input the command line to convert url to text file.
The command line has a basic structure like the following one:
htmltools.exe “www.verypdf.com” output.txt
htmltools.exe is the called program.It refers to the executable file in HTML Converter Command Line.When inputting htmltools.exe,you should input the path of it.But the path is too long to input.You can drag the file into cmd.exe dialog box directly.
“www.verypdf.com” is the URL of the webpage needs to be converted.When running the conversion,htmltools.exe will download the information on the webpage via Internet automatically and convert them to text file.So it can be seen as source file.
output.txt is the target file.You can set the directory for target file here.Please don’t forget the extension name .txt.
There is an example command line for your better understanding.
"C:\Documents and Settings\admin\Local Settings\Temp\htmltools\htmltools.exe" "www.verypdf.com" verypdf.txt
Maybe in a very short time,you will see your target file in current directory.