read xml doc

This is my first day in ASP and also WEB programming and i am looking into a requirement which is on my plate when someone is on vacation.

There is a HTML page which returns data in XML format.

Something like this






i need to know is how to read this webpage and load this data into my local database. Need to do it in ASP since all the subsequent pages designed are in ASP.

Posted On: Tuesday 1st of January 2013 09:37:42 PM Total Views:  296
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