homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.227.160.102
register, free tools, login, search, pro membership, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Become a Pro Member

Home / Forums Index / Search Engines / Search Engine Spider and User Agent Identification
Forum Library, Charter, Moderators: Ocean10000 & incrediBILL

Search Engine Spider and User Agent Identification Forum

    
Microsoft+URL+Control
bot_watcher

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 635 posted 11:03 am on May 8, 2001 (gmt 0)

I have been seeing these in my raw log files:HTTP/1.1 www.domain.com Microsoft+URL+Control+-+6.00.8862 - -
What kind of MS crawler is this?

 

littleman

WebmasterWorld Senior Member littleman us a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 635 posted 7:01 pm on May 8, 2001 (gmt 0)

That is part of a Visual C++ 5.0, Visual Basic 5.0 tool kit that includes activeX controls as well as various spiders/link validators. Don't let the name scare you.

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / Search Engines / Search Engine Spider and User Agent Identification
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved