HTTrack is an offline browser utility facilitating the download of a web site from the Internet.

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Trouble using wget or httrack to mirror archived website

I am trying to use wget to create a local mirror of a website. But I am finding that I am not getting all the linking pages. Here is the website http://web.archive.org/web/20110722080716/http://cst-...
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Is there a way to bookmark a page and making it static in Firefox?

I would like to make some bookmarks being static in Firefox but I can't find anything to do this. Example: I bookmark a page and I want to have a look at it 3 months later. But what if it changes or ...
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How to continue an HTTrack mirroring session from the command line?

I want to drive my mirroring project using the Command Prompt instead of the WinHTTrack interface so that I can script and schedule the mirroring session more easily. The output of httrack --help ...
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How can I resume a httrack mirroring session stopped by limit?

I was mirroring a site using HHTrack, and it ran for some time and stopped with log containing the following: <snip> Too many URLs, giving up..(>100000) To avoid that: use #L option for more ...
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Preserving file extension in WinHTTrack

I seem unable to find the option to preserve file extensions when copying a site using WinHTTrack (i.e. index.aspx is renamed to index.html). Is this possible? Google turns up nothing.
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Can HTTrack download a website without the index page or a website that has some “isolated” pages?

Is it like HTTrack can only download websites that have an index page? And the index page should have all the links to all the other pages on the site, right? Or, at least, all the pages on the site ...
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How do I use HTTrack to download gzipped files from URLs with accented characters?

I am downloading a site with HTTrack with spotty results. Several directories return 2 or more versions of the same HTML file. These duplicates in any given directory may include: a file named ...
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How to tell httrack not to append index.html to links

When mirroring a site with a link like www.example.com/some/where/ httracks changes it to www.example.com/some/where/index.html in the local copy. Is there an option for avoiding the appended index....
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Looking for a program similar to httrack

I want to find a program that I can use to generate a website backup for offline browsing. I tried Httrack, but it doesn't seem to have scheduling options. Scheduling is critical for me. I need to ...
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How can I download a website with embedded MP4 videos using HTTrack?

I’m trying to download a website that has videos embedded for tutorials. I’ve successfully captured the login and downloaded the website unfortunately the embedded MP4 video is not captured for ...
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How to download pages that end in a certain way with httrack?

I was trying to download certain pages that end in a certain phrase. I looked through the documentation and couldn't find out how. If there is or isn't a way please tell me and if so how. EDIT: Say ...
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Issue downloading a complete website for offline use with HTTrack

I downloaded sonst.cc with HTTrack, but when viewing it offline there’s no content. Every single tab is empty. When I open the index file, downloaded with HTTrack, in Safari the front page loads just ...
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understanding HTTrack actions

i just started using HTTrack . and it offers 5 actions whenever i want to download a website for offline viewing. which are 1 Mirror Web Site(s) 2 Mirror Web Site(s) with Wizard 3 Just Get Files ...
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Download website from the WayBack Machine

I found an excellent website on the WayBack machine which currently doesn't work and the domain is for sale. I wanted to use it offline. I tried using WinHTTrack, but it only saves the homepage, ...
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How would I scrape text from a site? [closed]

Schemer is closing down, and I'm trying to preserve the text because there are many good ideas on the site. I'd like to get the text from within each of the links listed on the sitemap. Is there a ...
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How can I download script generated images off a website

I am trying to mirror a website. It follows a simple scheme of .htm files but there is one catch. Each file contains the following line: <img width="100%" src="http://DOMAIN.org/CREATE_IMAGE.php"&...
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How do I download a Wikispaces page?

I usually download web pages with HTTrack when I know that I'll need that page, and I'll have no internet connection. That's what I wanted to do with Wikispaces page too. However, HTTrack just can'...
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Have httrack backup a site?

I am trying to backup a site with httrack but it isnt doing what I want. It has been going for 20mins already and downloading what looks to be nonsense images and js files from other sites. The page ...
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Httrack filter links with certain pattern

I am trying to use httrack to download an entire webarchive from archive.org. The idea is to download only the archive links (as many as possible), but only the links that are really from the archive ...
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HTTrack Empty Mirror Error

I'm trying to download the following site: http://www.interneto-parduotuve.lt/ However, no matter what I try to do (get rid of the www, try other options than the "download website" one, etc) I keep ...
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HTTrack filters are not working

I have tried running httrack website copier from commandline on Ubuntu machine. Though I followed filters as mentioned in their website, I didn't see they are working. It's mirroring the entire site. ...
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HTTrack Skip #comments from backed up copy

I use HTTrack for backup my site regularly. Problem is when i try to update my already backed ... many pages are re downloaded because people make comments in posts, and those pages appear "changed". ...
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What does block the crawl of my website by Httrack or Wget?

I am attempting to clone my website to show it for a presentation offline. However I tried either with Httrack either with Wget and both are stoping to the second level of the source tree. What could ...
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Increase depth of sublinks in webhttrack

Httrack downloads a page with all its links. But the sub links inside a sublink say "page not found". How to get all such pages in a static website? For example, if superuser.com is freezed at this ...
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HTTrack wait page load complete

I'm trying to download with HTTrack the results of a search request at the URL here Unfortunately the download starts immediately and doesn't get the search result (as the page is still showing a ...
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mirror site behind login

I would simply like to mirror all the pages (millions) on a site behind a login. This is for personal use. I have a login for the site in question but I want to scrape it into a database. I ...
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Clone a GET request-based website

I'm trying to make a static clone of a website because it's running on some ancient CMS that's going to crash any minute now. I've tried using httrack and wget, but none of them work. The problem ...
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httrack getting tumblr photoposts but not photosets; why?

I'm trying to save tumblr image posts. For a post with one image, like this http://textsfromthepurikyua.tumblr.com/post/124075150094/textsfromthepurikyua-image-cure-heart httrack -n gets that image. (...
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Filter external sites

I know how to include external sites with a depth of 2 when mirroring using HTTrack. But I only want content from one of the external sites (namely tinypic.com which this site links to for a lot of ...
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Running httrack from php with shell_exec

I want to create a local webserver that could download a webpage the user wants by inputting the address to a html form and submitting it to a shell_exec php command, this is what i tried : ...
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HTTrack is not downloading some photos.

Problem downloading pictures from a website I'm trying to download products pictures of a website. I used HTTrack and it downloaded I think most of the content, not all the pictures I need For ...
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Can HTTrack download a subdirectory?

I found this really useful tool HTTrack online and I'm wondering if I can download a subdirectory, instead of the whole website. For instance, instead of downloading www.example.com and all it's ...
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Unable to copy/mirror website-page by using WinHTTrack

I am using Httrack for copying/mirroring a website and facing one problem. I am talking about this website. Consider I want to cover this page with all inside links (you can see like: problem 6.11 , ...
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save complete page in chrome/ firefox/ httrack don't work well

I tried to save complete pages with all scripts from jsfiddle but if I disconnect from the internet some parts of the page don't behave as expected. I tried to download with Firefox, Chrome and ...
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httrack website mirror broken links

If I have a website that uses <div data-url="/foo/bar/"> <div data1="foo" data2="bar"></div> </div> as links versus the typical <a href="/foo/bar/"> How can I ...
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Downloading images from a webpage

This beautiful boy periodically updates his blog with pics. I want to automate the process of downloading his pics to my computer. Let's say I want to download the 3 images from this entry in his ...
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something better than httrack to download files?

I am trying to download documents (pdf, tiff, images) from webpages that have javascript and frames in them. example: http://127.0.0.1/web/guest/en/websys/webArch/mainFrame.cgi 'httrack --get-files' ...
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It it possible to get httrack to wait N seconds between each transfer?

I've limited the concurrent connections, and I noticed there is something called --advanced-wait, but the manual does not describe if this might do what I want to do. The site in question that I want ...