Getting messagebox whe Invoke-WebRequest RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,

    I am using Invoke-WebRequest to call a website with some parameters. Using the below code.

    Invoke-WebRequest -Uri "http://XXXXXXXX/XXXXX?abc=value" -Headers $headers.

    on the link if I click after the expected operation is done an alert box appears saying "The operation is done" with "OK" button. Similarly when I run the above command (Powershell) to invoke this link it stucked with the message box waiting to press OK button. I am not sure how to surpass this button. Please help.

    Thanks & Regards,

    Wednesday, October 25, 2017 8:31 AM

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  • You can't


    Wednesday, October 25, 2017 9:09 AM
  • So is it like we cannot automate this?? any workaround you suggest?
    Wednesday, October 25, 2017 9:30 AM
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    Friday, October 27, 2017 9:14 AM
  • if you don't use Invoke-WebRequest but IE you could do something like

    $ie = New-Object -COM InternetExplorer.Application
    $ie.Visible = $true

    Start-Sleep -Seconds 10

    $wshell = New-Object -ComObject wscript.shell
    Start-Sleep -Milliseconds 500

    Add-Type -AssemblyName System.Windows.Forms
    Saturday, October 28, 2017 8:58 AM