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idoru

I appreciate that this is somewhat off topic but anyhoo,

I'm moving to a new job soon where VBS is used instead of AutoIt. Tee greatest weapon I ever had in my AutoIt arsenal was the help file. It is quite possible the best piece of documentation ever written and took me from complete ignorance to, I like to think, a reasonable level of competence.

Does anyone know if such a resource exists for VBS? I've had a google about and not really found anything appropriate.

Thanks in advance.

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guinness

Search on a site called ss64.com, it's where I picked up VBScript >> and perhaps this should have been asked in Chat or the Developer section.

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ReFran

Mmmh,

I work with the WSH documentation:

http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=2764

In that helpfile you have:

Windows Scripting Host (WSH) documentation (inkl. File System Object)

VBS documentation and Java Script documentation.

What I like is that there are (at least) some examples, which shows how it works in VBS and how it's written in JS.

best regard, Reinhard

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JLogan3o13

Hi, idoru. On a slightly different note, the new job is an opportunity to show your stuff with AutoIt. If you have an employer that is at least half-way open minded, you can show him the benefits of AutoIT over VBS. I recently began a contract at a hospital to migrate a couple of endpoint management systems. Their desktop administration team was heavily entrenched in VBS and WinBatch, but I was able to show with a very few scripts how powerful AutoIT really is. If done with tact, it could raise your value to the organization :oops:


√-1 2^3 ∑ π, and it was delicious!

How to get your question answered on this forum!

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