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wget – HTTP request from command line

If you need to make a request via HTTP from Windows/*nix command line and obtain server response (example: you want to run some remote script via HTTP and then process its answer), there is a special utility exactly for this purpose. The utility called WGet:

In command line run: wget.exe
As a result, server response will be stored in file. You can download files via HTTP in the same manner. Very convenient and useful tool.