thank you. i am going to try your suggestion. is copybara a gem? i will 
look into that as well. i would appreciate a simple script but i would 
like to see if i can figure it out myself first. i knew that the 
username and password fields were not in the form but i didnt think i 
could just fill it out if it wasnt there. i will try it and get back to 
you. thanks again.

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