Microsoft WSH and VBScript Programming for the Absolute Beginner, 4th Edition

Book Description

VBScript is a language that is simple enough for beginners and makes learning fundamental concepts easy. But as you'll learn in this updated fourth edition of MICROSOFT WSH AND VBSCRIPT FOR THE ABSOLUTE BEGINNER, VBScript is also a powerful scripting language through which you can learn even the most advanced concepts. No complex environment is required: You can create VBScripts using a simple text editor such as Windows Notepad, and VBScripts can be run on WSH (Windows Script Host) and several other environments. If you are new to with Microsoft WSH and VBScript and are looking for a solid introduction, this is the book for you. This revised fourth edition covers WSH 5.7 and VBScript 5.7. Get started today, with MICROSOFT WSH AND VBSCRIPT FOR THE ABSOLUTE BEGINNER, FOURTH EDITION.

Table of Contents

Part I: Introducing the WSH and VBScript
Chapter 1 Getting Started with the WSH and VBScript
Chapter 2 An Introduction to the Windows Script Host

Part II: Learning VBScript and WSH Scripting
Chapter 3 VBScript Basics
Chapter 4 Constants, Variables, Arrays, and Dictionaries
Chapter 5 Conditional
Chapter 6 Collections of Data
Chapter 7 Using Procedures to Organize Scripts

Part III: Advanced Topics
Chapter 8 Storing and Retrieving Data
Chapter 9 Handling Script Errors
Chapter 10 Using the Windows Registry to Configure Script Settings
Chapter 11 Working with Built-in VBScript Objects
Chapter 12 Combining Different Scripting Languages
Chapter 13 Working with the Windows Instrumentation
Chapter 14 Adding a to Your Scripts

Part IV: Appendices
Appendix A: WSH Administrative Scripting
Appendix B: Introducing Remote WSH
Appendix C: The WSH Core Object Model
Appendix D: Built-in VBScript
Appendix E: What’s on the Companion Website?

Book Details

  • Title: Microsoft WSH and VBScript Programming for the Absolute Beginner, 4th Edition
  • Author:
  • Length: 464 pages
  • Edition: 4
  • Language: English
  • Publisher:
  • Publication Date: 2014-04-15
  • ISBN-10: 1305260325
  • ISBN-13: 9781305260320