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screen scraping

Acquiring data displayed on screen by capturing the text manually with the copy command or via software. Web pages are constantly being screen scraped in order to save meaningful data for later use. In order to perform scraping automatically, software must be used that is written to recognize specific data. See scraping and screen scraper.
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In some cases, data access was previously cumbersome and costly, requiring screen scraping to obtain mainframe-based loan data.
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There are a number of variations of the consolidation/aggregation model, including e-mail-based EBPP, the use of personal financial management software, screen scraping, and scan and pay methods.
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In cases like this, simple screen scraping just isn't effective.
The undeniable benefit of screen scraping is that the legacy application does not require any changes whatsoever.
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