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Look for automatic services that contain a specific keyword, tag them and add to each line a string only using VBS

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I need a script in VBS to pull out all automatic services that contain a keyword McAfee... and add to each line the string (            Av      1      *      0000 2400) and put them under two tags [Antivirus],[McAfee]:

Each service should be into double quotes as in below example:

[Antivirus],[McAfee]
"McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention Service"            Av      1      *      0000 2400
"McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention lpc Service"            Av      1      *      0000 2400
"McAfee McShield"            Av      1      *      0000 2400
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RobSampson earned 500 total points
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Hi, I think this should do what you're after:
strOutput = "McAfeeServices.txt"
Set objFSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
Set objOutput = objFSO.CreateTextFile(strOutput, True)
objOutput.WriteLine "[Antivirus],[McAfee]"
strComputer = "."
Set colServices = GetObject("winmgmts:\\" & strComputer & "\root\cimv2").ExecQuery("SELECT * FROM Win32_Service WHERE StartMode='Auto' AND Caption LIKE '%McAfee%'")
For Each objService In colServices
	objOutput.WriteLine """" & objService.Caption & """           Av      1      *      0000 2400"
Next
objOutput.Close
WScript.Echo "Done. Please see " & strOutput

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Regards,

Rob.
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by:acunaara
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Exactly what i need. Thanks!!
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