"Microsoft WSH and VBScript for the Absolute Beginner, Second Edition," fills the need for a beginner level text on the WSH programming environment and the VBScript scripting language, and is a follow up to the best selling first edition. In recent years, programming has experienced a surge unlike any other technical skill, due to both advancements in technology and the declining cost of computer hardware and software. This boom has created a need for more programmers. Targeted at the entry-level reader with little, if any, previous programming or scripting experience, the book provides beginner level programming instruction using WSH and VBScript as a foundation. "Microsoft WSH and VBScript for the Absolute Beginner, Second Edition," uses a games-based instructional approach and also provides real-world examples in the form of notes placed throughout the book, making programming accessible, simple, and fun. The book provides a programming foundation which the reader can build on by learning more programming languages and more complex scripts.
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Table of Contents
PART I Introducing the WSH and VBScript Chapter 1 Getting Started with the WSH and VBScript Chapter 2 Overview of the Windows Script Host PART II Learning VBScript & WSH Scripting Chapter 3 VBScript Basics Chapter 4 Constants,Variables, and Arrays Chapter 5 Conditional Logic Chapter 6 Processing 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 PART IV Appendices Appendix A WSH Administrative Scripting Appendix B Built-In VBScript Functions Appendix C Whats on the Companion Web Site? Appendix D What Next? .