URLExpand

URLExpand["url"]

expands a shortened "url".

Details and Options

  • URLExpand returns a full URL given as a string.
  • By default, URLExpand automatically selects the right service for the shortened URL.
  • Use of URLExpand requires connectivity to the Wolfram Cloud.
  • URLExpand[URL["url"],] is also supported.

Examples

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Basic Examples  (1)

URLExpand is Listable; you can mix different services:

URLExpand works with any shortened URL:

Scope  (1)

A URL wrapper is stripped from an input:

Possible Issues  (1)

Only URLs that are returning a status code of 300 or 301 can be expanded:

Wolfram Research (2014), URLExpand, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/URLExpand.html (updated 2016).

Text

Wolfram Research (2014), URLExpand, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/URLExpand.html (updated 2016).

BibTeX

@misc{reference.wolfram_2021_urlexpand, author="Wolfram Research", title="{URLExpand}", year="2016", howpublished="\url{https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/URLExpand.html}", note=[Accessed: 21-June-2021 ]}

BibLaTeX

@online{reference.wolfram_2021_urlexpand, organization={Wolfram Research}, title={URLExpand}, year={2016}, url={https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/URLExpand.html}, note=[Accessed: 21-June-2021 ]}

CMS

Wolfram Language. 2014. "URLExpand." Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Wolfram Research. Last Modified 2016. https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/URLExpand.html.

APA

Wolfram Language. (2014). URLExpand. Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Retrieved from https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/URLExpand.html