using api's

Posted on 1998-09-16
Last Modified: 2013-12-25
can i use an windows API in my vbscript??If so give an example also!!
Question by:rvsamuel
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Expert Comment

ID: 1855056
No and Yes actually.
For security reason you can not use the windows API in vbscript in a browser.
The reason I said yes is because in regular VBScript (within Microsoft Office) you can use the APIs.

Author Comment

ID: 1855057
I have a problem with respect to browsers and not with MS Office

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Jagar earned 100 total points
ID: 1855058
Like I said no you can not use Win APIs from within a Browser.

Author Comment

ID: 1855059
Is it not the same as calling a function,can u explain it in detail,I'll give points anyhow

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