You can configure your project to automatically apply one or more cookies before crawling commences. This can be used to provide authentication cookies in the event that the built in authentication features of WebCopy are not sufficient.

Important

Cookies must be specified as <name>=<value> pairs and <value> must be URL encoded, WebCopy currently does not do any further processing of values.

To customize cookies

  • From the Project Properties dialog, select the Cookies category
  1. Click the Add button
  2. Enter the the cookie data into the Data field
  1. Select one or more cookies that you wish to remove
  2. Click the Delete button
  1. Select the cookie to edit from the list. The Data field will be updated to contain the value of the cookie
  2. Enter new value for the cookie data

See Also

Configuring the Crawler

Working with local files

Controlling the crawl

JavaScript

Security

Modifying URLs

Creating a site map

Advanced

Deprecated features