How to write incrementing text to a single line in a vbScript?

Hello Experts -
I've got a little vbScript (yes - dinosaur - acknowledged) that is iterating through an ADO recordset and I'd like to display a progress indicator for the iteration on a single line in the command window (perhaps a series of dots).  The only way I'm aware of to display text in the command window is wscript.echo and that adds a line feed every time you call it.  Is there a variation of or alternative to wscript.echo, called in vbScript, that can add additional dots (or whatever) without the line feed?  Thanks!

-- Rick
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Hi, you can use WScript.StdOut.Write

See th below for an example.


If LCase(Right(Wscript.FullName, 11)) = "wscript.exe" Then
    strPath = Wscript.ScriptFullName
    strCommand = "%comspec% /k cscript  """ & strPath & """"
    Set objShell = CreateObject("Wscript.Shell")
    objShell.Run(strCommand), 1, True
End If

WScript.Echo "Please wait..."
For i = 1 To 50
WScript.Sleep 100
WScript.StdOut.Write "."

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MinnRickAuthor Commented:
Thanks Rob - works great.
No problem. Thanks for the grade.


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