WebSite-Watcher is a powerful yet simple website-monitoring tool, perfectly suited to the beginner and advanced user alike. If you can work with an email client, you can even work with WebSite-Watcher! The software places you in complete control over what gets checked, when it gets checked, and even how you are notified.
WebSite-Watcher main features:
- Monitor web pages
- Monitor password protected pages
- Monitor forums for new postings and replies
- Monitor PDF/Word/Excel documents
- Monitor binary files
- Monitor local files
- Monitor RSS feeds, Newsgroups and local files
- Highlight changes in a page
- Powerful filter system to ignore unwanted content
- Many more features to stay up-to-date.
Lots of other features:
- Additional actions when updates are detected – For example to play an alternative sound, send emails or open the changed page with another program. You configure the software to work the way you want.
- Powerful Plugin system – Bookmark checks can be enhanced with the integrated Plugin system. For example to monitor a page for a specific price and alert an update only if the price is less than USD 100. Plugins must be written in the programming language Basic. WebSite-Watcher contains an integrated development system, no other tools are required.
- Work with checked pages (Searches, Reports, etc.) – All monitored pages are saved to your hard drive. This allows you to quickly and simply open and view the monitored pages, search text in downloaded files and make reports… all without even having to be online.
- Archive pages permanently – Keep the information you need by archiving pages with our tool Local Website Archive. This can be done automatically via the bookmark properties or manually on demand.
- Synchronize bookmark files – Synchronize bookmarks between computers with the synchronize functionality.
- Backup and Restore – The integrated Backup/Restore feature allows you to backup and restore your settings, bookmarks and downloaded files into/from a zip archive.
WebSite-Watcher 2021 21.3 changelog:
- Filter Assistant: More and improved logic when creating new watch filters. This will help to avoid creating watch filters that may not work correctly.
- Search for folder: If the folder tree is focused, then Ctrl+F will search for matching folders
- Folder "Search Results" in main window can be cleared with: Right click + "Clear Search Results"
- Custom columns: the property "Cosmetic filter" can be displayed
- Sending e-mails: a wrong error message could be displayed under certain and rare circumstances
- Improved background processing when sending e-mails
- CloudSync: downloaded images are synchronized (images were excluded in previous versions)
- Improved handling of downloaded images (images could not be displayed on certain pages)
- Improved performance when opening bookmark properties of large pages
- Smaller fixes and improvements