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Please help me to do the following
i want to create windows application which ask user for sentence to search using Google engine when i call Google search web service ,and to get weather by calling yahoo forecast web service
Posted 12-Nov-12 21:32pm
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Richard MacCutchan at 13-Nov-12 3:47am
   
You need to check the Google and Yahoo developer websites for information on using their services.
Ravi Bhavnani at 13-Nov-12 8:00am
   
I wrote this class to make it easy to do stuff like this. See:
 
http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/12709/WebResourceProvider-goes-NET
 
You can use it to encapsulate Google Search or Yahoo Weather (for example) into an object with methods like .GetSearchResults(string query) or .GetWeather(string zipCode) etc.
biosoft_mina at 15-Nov-12 4:09am
   
Thanks a lot for your help
can you write a query example for GetSearchResults(string query)?
Ravi Bhavnani at 15-Nov-12 7:44am
   
Sorry, I don't have the cycles to do this. It should be fairly easy to do this by examining the source of the Google Search Results page.
M.Samman at 15-Nov-12 8:14am
   
thanks

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Solution 1

Hi
 
Google is easy:
 
string textToFind="code project";
textToFind=textToFind.Replace(" ","+");
urlToPage="http://www.google.co.za/search?q="+textToFind;
//Do Something to get what you want.
 
Yahoo is not that simple. Read their developers page to try to understand the api:http://developer.yahoo.com/weather/[^]
 
Hope This Helps
Jacques
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