VBScript is an incredibly versatile tool—easy to learn,powerful, and flexible. This fully updated guide combines acomprehensive overview of VBScript and associated technologies withpractical examples you can use, whether you’re a beginner, aveteran programmer, or a network administrator.
If you’re new at VBScript, or even to programming, thisbook will teach you what you need to know about this multipurposelanguage. If you’re experienced, you can skip thefundamentals and focus on the updates in this version, includingchanges to the script debugger, control and encoder, as well as theWindows Script Component Wizard, regular expression, and remotescripting. Finally, everyone who works with VBScript will learn howto use VBScript with ASP and DHTML, write powerful login scripts,and automate repetitive, time-consuming, and error-prone tasks withWindows Script Host.
Packed with practical examples and up-to-the-minute coverage,this reference takes you as deep into VBScript as you choose togo.
What you will learn from this book
What VBScript is and is not, and how it works
Error handling and debugging techniques
Windows® script components, script encoding, and remotescripting
How to add VBScript to your VB applications
Both client-side and server-side Web scripting
Variables, data types, data objects, procedures, codingconventions, and flow control
How to use VBScript within other technologies
Who this book is for
This book is for anyone interested in learning about VBScript.If you already have programming or VBScript experience, it willdeepen your knowledge and provide an excellent reference.