This recipe shows how we can easily read entire webpages by using Python's built-in modules. We will display the webpage data first in its raw format and then decode it, and then we will display it in our GUI.
We will read the data from a webpage and then display it in the
ScrolledText widget of our GUI.
First, we create a new Python module and name it
We then import the required functionality to read webpages using Python.
We can do this in very few lines of code.
We are wrapping our code in a
try…except block similar to Java and C#. This is a modern approach to coding which Python supports.
Whenever we have code that might not complete we can experiment with this code and, ...