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Is there any software (freeware) which will automate tasks on my system, so it can be used to log in or log off any site at specific time?

I had a software called Robotask but couldn't understand how it works.

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If you want to improve the way the browser waits for page load, or you have any side effects from the valuechange you need to trigger in Javascript, then you should download a module we made for making IE automation simpler (it's free):

http://autobrowse.start-automating.com

To do the above, it would be:

Open-Browser -Url "http://www.google.com" | 
    Set-BrowserControl -Id lst-ib -Value powershell | 
    Set-BrowserControl -Id tsf -click

Hope this Helps

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Yeah, you can definitely use Windows PowerShell for this purpose. Granted, you'll have to get used to writing some code, but you can automate Internet Explorer via the IE COM API. Here's a short example to get you started:

$ie = New-Object -ComObject InternetExplorer.Application;
$ie.Visible = $true;
$ie.Navigate("www.google.com");

Start-Sleep -Seconds 1;

$myinput = $ie.Document.getElementById('lst-ib');
$myinput.value = "powershell";

Start-Sleep -Seconds 1;

$myform = $ie.Document.getElementById('tsf');
$myform.submit();
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