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Microsoft WSH and VBScript programming for the absolute beginner

Author: Jerry Lee Ford, Jr.
Publisher: Australia ; United States : Course Technology/Cengage Learning, 2009.
Series: For the absolute beginner (Series)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2008929233
(OCoLC)227921247
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Lee Ford, Jr.
ISBN: 9781598639681 1598639684 9781598638035 1598638033
OCLC Number: 428739745
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 460 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: ""Table of Contents""; ""Part I: INTRODUCING THE WSH AND VBSCRIPT""; ""Chapter 1 GETTING STARTED WITH THE WISH AND VBSCRIPT""; ""Project Preview: The Knock Knock Game""; ""What Is the WSH?""; ""Introducing VBScript""; ""Back to the Knock Knock Game""; ""Summary""; ""Chapter 2 AN INTRODUCTION TO THE WINDOWS SCRIPT HOST""; ""Project Preview: The Rock, Paper, and Scissors Game""; ""An Examination of WSH Components""; ""Configuring WSH Execution Hosts""; ""Back to the Rock, Paper, and Scissors Game""; ""Summary""; ""Part II: LEARNING VBSCRIPT & WSH SCRIPTING""; ""Chapter 3 VBSCRIPT BASICS"" ""Project Preview: The Math Game""""VBScript Statements""; ""VBScript Syntax Rules""; ""Mastering the VBScript Object Model""; ""Working with VBScript Run-Time Objects""; ""Using VBScript Run-Time Objects in Your Scripts""; ""Examining Built-in VBScript Functions""; ""Displaying Script Output""; ""Back to the Math Game""; ""Summary""; ""Chapter 4 CONSTANTS, VARIABLES, ARRAYS, AND DICTIONARIES""; ""Project Preview: The Story of Captain Adventure""; ""Understanding How Scripts View Data""; ""Working with Data That Never Changes""; ""Storing Data That Changes During Script Execution"" ""Working with Collections of Related Data""""Storing Data in Dictionaries""; ""Processing Data Passed to a Script at Run-Time""; ""Back to the Story of Captain Adventure""; ""Summary""; ""Chapter 5 CONDITIONAL LOGIC""; ""Project Preview: The Star Trek Quiz Game""; ""Examining Program Data""; ""Performing More Complex Tests with VBScript Operators""; ""Back to the Star Trek Quiz Game""; ""Summary""; ""Chapter 6 PROCESSING COLLECTIONS OF DATA""; ""Project Preview: The Guess a Number Game""; ""Adding Looping Logic to Scripts""; ""Back to the Guess a Number Game""; ""Summary"" ""Chapter 7 USING PROCEDURES TO ORGANIZE SCRIPTS""""Project Preview: The BlackJack Lite Game""; ""Improving Script Design with Procedures""; ""Working with Built-in VBScript Functions""; ""Limiting Variables Scope with Procedures""; ""Back to the BlackJack Lite Game""; ""Summary""; ""Part III: ADVANCED TOPICS""; ""Chapter 8 STORING AND RETRIEVING DATA""; ""Project Preview: The Lucky Lottery Number Picker""; ""Working with the Windows File System""; ""Opening and Closing Files""; ""Writing to Files""; ""Reading from Files""; ""Managing Files and Folders"" ""Storing Script Configuration Settings in External Files""""Back to the Lucky Lottery Number Picker""; ""Summary""; ""Chapter 9 HANDLING SCRIPT ERRORS""; ""Project Preview: The Hangman Game""; ""Understanding VBScript Errors""; ""Dealing with Errors""; ""Reporting Errors""; ""Back to the Hangman Game""; ""Summary""; ""Chapter 10 USING THE WINDOWS REGISTRY TO CONFIGURE SCRIPT SETTINGS""; ""Project Preview: Part 2 of the Hangman Game""; ""Introducing the Windows Registry""; ""Creating a Key and Value to Store Script Settings""; ""Back to Part 2 of the Hangman Game""; ""Summary""
Series Title: For the absolute beginner (Series)
Responsibility: Jerry Lee Ford, Jr.

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VBScript is an excellent first programming language to learn. Its simplicity makes learning basic programming concepts easy. VBScripts can be run on WSH (Windows Script Host) and several other  Read more...

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