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Return the value of a SQL Server Function in VB Script

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I am looking for a sample vb script that executes a stored scalar function in SQL Server and returns the value into a variable in the calling vb script.  The Sql function returns a varchar and needs to be put in string.
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My favorite stored scalar function is GetDate(), but you can use your own.

dim rs
dim cn
dim sSQL
dim sResult

set cn = createobject("ADODB.Connection")
cn.ConnectionString = MyconnectionString
cn.Open

set rs = CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")

sSQL = "Select GetDate()"

rs.Open sSQL, cn

sResult = rs.Fields(0).Value

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Thank you for the help.  Your example worked perfectly!!!
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