Internet Support

Igor Pro provides facilities for interacting with the Internet. Manually or from an Igor procedure you can:

FTP I/O is accomplished using the FTPDownload, FTPUpload, FTPDelete, and FTPCreateDirectory operations.

Fetching the contents of a web page is done using the FetchURL function or the URLRequest operation. Sending data to a web server is done using the URLRequest operation.

Calling up a web page in the web browser is done using the BrowseURL operation.

Generating HTML from a notebook is done manually through the File->Save Notebook dialog or through the SaveNotebook operation.

Percent-encoding is done using the URLEncode function and percent-decoding is done using the URLDecode function.