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    FREE software to auto visit website

    Does anyone know of any FREE software which l can be placed on my webspace that will auto visit my web pages once a month or another specified time period.

    As l have free web space which requires visitors once a months, if l do not visit this site it will close down. It is a small personal site and is not submitted to search engines therefore reason for few visitors. It is not really possible to put in scheduled tasks as l do not user internet much at home but elsewhere i.e. library , friends PC, work.

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    Re: FREE software to auto visit website

    Can you determine whether the site actually has been "visited"?

    If so, you might like to try the (probably) command-line WGET, to access/download the index page to your own PC. You could set up a shortcut to click on, or even schedule a trivial BATch file to run, say, twice a month. (I used WGET in a former existence to determine whether there was a new update on an AV manufacturer's website that needed to be downloaded).

    Later... I've attached a slightly amended BATch file as a TXT file.
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    Time prevents everything happening all at once...

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    Re: FREE software to auto visit website

    Deja vu?
    <post#=705,592>post 705,592</post#>

    Ken

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    Re: FREE software to auto visit website

    As noted, this question has been asked before. This thread is locked to prevent further duplication.
    Please post replies in the other thread.

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