Microsoft WSH and Vbscript Programming for the Absolute Beginner / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- Cengage Learning
Fun approach to a difficult topic - readers will create games as they learn the fundamentals of WSH and VBScript. Concentrates on the more popular VBScript, whereas most books divide their attention between VBScript and JScript. Contains numerous sample programs and may include a sample game that summarizes that chapter's material.
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About the Author
Jerry Lee Ford, Jr. is an author, educator, and an IT professional with over 21 years of experience in information technology, including roles as an automation analyst, technical manager, technical support analyst, automation engineer, and security analyst. He is the author of 36 books and co-author of two additional books. His published works include Ajax Programming for the Absolute Beginner ; HTML, XHTML, and CSS for the Absolute Beginner ; XNA 3.1 Game Development for Teens ; Scratch Programming for Teens ; and Microsoft Visual Basic 2008 Express Programming for the Absolute Beginner. Ford has a master's degree in business administration from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia, and has over five years of experience as an adjunct instructor teaching networking courses in information technology.
Table of Contents
Introduction Part 1: Introducing the WSH and VBScript 1. Getting Started with the WSH and VBScript 2. Overview of the Windows Script Host Part 2: Learning VBScript and WSH Basics 3. VBScriptBasics 4. Constants, Variables, and Arrays 5. Conditional Logic 6. Processing Collections of Data 7. Using Procedures to Organize Scripts Part 3: Advanced Topics 8. Handling Script Errors 9. Using the Winfows Registry to Configure Script Settings 10. Combining Different Scripting Languages Appendices: A: WSH Administrative Scripting B: Built-in VBScript Functions C: What's on the CD-ROM D: What Next?