Solved

Can I use visual basic express for .vbs scripts

Posted on 2007-04-06
7
369 Views
Last Modified: 2010-03-05
Can I use visual basic express for .vbs scripts or what software do I use for .vbs script I have already downloaded windows 5.6 scripting for my XP machine. Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:tupac1979
  • 3
  • 2
  • 2
7 Comments
 
LVL 67

Accepted Solution

by:
sirbounty earned 300 total points
ID: 18864253
Notepad will work. :^)

Just save this to a text file using notepad and run it

'MyTest.vbs
Wscript.Echo "Hello world!"
0
 

Author Comment

by:tupac1979
ID: 18864273
Thanks once again
0
 
LVL 67

Expert Comment

by:sirbounty
ID: 18864283
Glad I could help! :^)
0
DevOps Toolchain Recommendations

Read this Gartner Research Note and discover how your IT organization can automate and optimize DevOps processes using a toolchain architecture.

 
LVL 29

Assisted Solution

by:Alan Huseyin Kayahan
Alan Huseyin Kayahan earned 200 total points
ID: 18864307
          *Working with script editor which may detect failed lines or arguments is better than notepad in my opinion. Following link contains some.
http://www.vicman.net/lib/vbs-editor.htm
0
 

Author Comment

by:tupac1979
ID: 18864316
also do you know of a better text editor than notepad for vbscript if not then thanks once again
0
 
LVL 67

Assisted Solution

by:sirbounty
sirbounty earned 300 total points
ID: 18864332
vbs Is Not VB.
If you're working inside a VB coding environment, your vbs code will report syntax errors based upon VB code...

Use something like http://www.vbsedit.com/
0
 
LVL 29

Expert Comment

by:Alan Huseyin Kayahan
ID: 18864765
        If you read carefully you will see that it is not VB its vbs. Link i referred contains Vbseditors. VbsEdit 3.0 for example. Even the htm is vbs-editor.htm
0

Featured Post

3 Use Cases for Connected Systems

Our Dev teams are like yours. They’re continually cranking out code for new features/bugs fixes, testing, deploying, testing some more, responding to production monitoring events and more. It’s complex. So, we thought you’d like to see what’s working for us.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
VB.NET 1 23
VB.Net - Get ColumnNames of SQL Table 4 13
How to create a textarea which saves text in HTML 8 37
vb.net and creating a class 5 17
Creating an analog clock UserControl seems fairly straight forward.  It is, after all, essentially just a circle with several lines in it!  Two common approaches for rendering an analog clock typically involve either manually calculating points with…
Citrix XenApp, Internet Explorer 11 set to Enterprise Mode and using central hosted sites.xml file.
The viewer will learn how to create and use a small PHP class to apply a watermark to an image. This video shows the viewer the setup for the PHP watermark as well as important coding language. Continue to Part 2 to learn the core code used in creat…
Windows 8 came with a dramatically different user interface known as Metro. Notably missing from that interface was a Start button and Start Menu. Microsoft responded to negative user feedback of the Metro interface, bringing back the Start button a…

809 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question