VBScript Pocket Reference

Based on the bestsellingVBScript in a Nutshell, this small book details every VBScript language element--every statement, function, and object--both in VBScript itself, and in the Microsoft Scripting Runtime Library.

VBScript Pocket Reference

Microsoft's Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript), a subset of Visual Basic for Applications, is a powerful language for Internet application development, where it can serve as a scripting language for server-side, client-side, and system scripting. Whether you're developing code for Active Server Pages, client-side scripts for Internet Explorer, code for Outlook forms, or scripts for Windows Script Host, VBScript Pocket Reference will be your constant companion.Don't let the pocket-friendly format fool you. Based on the bestsellingVBScript in a Nutshell, this small book details every VBScript language element--every statement, function, and object--both in VBScript itself, and in the Microsoft Scripting Runtime Library. There's a special emphasis on the following details: The syntax, using standard code conventions The arguments accepted by the function or procedure, if any exist Entries are arranged alphabetically by topic, so that you can, for instance, easily find details about that string-handling function that you can't quite remember. In addition, appendixes list VBScript operators and VBScript intrinsic constants.Regardless of how much VBScript programming experience you have, theVBScript Pocket Reference is the book you'll pick up time and time again as your standard quick reference guide to the VBScript language. It is indispensable for anyone writing scripts with VBScript.

VBScript in a Nutshell

The second edition of this concise guide to VBScript includes additional chapters and a complete reference that has been fully updated to cover all aspects of the latest version of the software.

VBScript in a Nutshell

Lightweight yet powerful, VBScript from Microsoft® is used in four main areas: server-side web applications using Active Server Pages (ASP), client-side web scripts using Internet Explorer, code behind Outlook forms, and automating repetitive tasks using Windows Script Host (WSH). VBScript in a Nutshell, Second Edition delivers current and complete documentation for programmers and system administrators who want to develop effective scripts. Completely updated for VBScript 5.6, WSH 5.6 and ASP 3.0, VBScript In a Nutshell, Second Edition includes updated introductory chapters that will help you keep current with the significant changes since the first edition was published. New chapters introduce the Windows Script Component for creating binary COM components, and the Script Encoder. The main part of the book is a comprehensive reference focusing on VBScript essentials with an alphabetical reference to all statements, keywords and objects, and a section of notes and solutions to real-world gotchas--various undocumented behaviors and aspects of the language--to help you avoid potential problems. Each entry in the reference section details the following: The keyword's syntax, using standard code conventions A list of arguments accepted by the function or procedure, if any exist A discussion of how and where the keyword should be used within the scripting environment A discussion of the differences between the operation of the keyword in Visual Basic or VBA and in VBScript Regardless of your level of experience programming with VBScript, VBScript in a Nutshell, Second Edition is the book you'll want by your side--the most complete, up-to-date, and easy-to-use language reference available.

Python Standard Library

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Python Standard Library

An innovative reference reveals the many capabilites of the Python Standard Library, which is a compilation of commonly used procedures that can be pasted into a Python script, by providing over 300 real-world example scripts. Original. (Intermediate/Advanced)

Learning VBScript

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VBScript Pocket Reference By Paul Lomax, Matt Childs & Ron Petrusha 1st
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Learning VBScript

Examining the differences between VBScript and JavaScript, this introductory tutorial illustrates how to implement the new ActiveX components using VBScript. Above all, it gives a proficient grounding and understanding of VBScript, allowing readers to create more complex Web applications and documents. The CD-ROM contains some carefully selected development tools including ActiveX Control Pad, HTML Layout Control, and ActiveX Control Lister for HTML.

Active Directory Cookbook

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Active Directory Cookbook

This practical how-to book addresses many of the challenges that thousands of system administrators will face during implementation and maintenance of their Active Directory.

ActionScript for Flash MX Pocket Reference

This reference summarizes ActionScript's core objects, classes, properties, and methods, as well as its syntax.

ActionScript for Flash MX Pocket Reference

Flash MX developers who need instant on-the job reminders about the ActionScript language will find O'Reilly's new ActionScript for Flash MX Pocket Reference to be the ideal solution. This concise and easy-to-use reference is the portable companion to the Flash coder's essential resource, ActionScript for Flash MX: The Definitive Guide by Colin Moock. Completely up-to-date, including methods and properties added in the latest Flash Player, it is the indispensable quick reference for ActionScript programmers. The ActionScript for Flash MX Pocket Reference provides a complete summary of ActionScript, Flash MX's object-oriented programming language, covering the core objects' and classes' methods and properties. Also covered are ActionScript's global properties, global functions, operators, statements, keywords, and directives. This compact book also includes an excellent summary of ActionScript syntax and best practices, covering datatypes, variables, loops, conditionals, identifiers, event handling, and object-oriented programming in short order. For programmers coming from other languages, it offers a quick orientation to the most common Flash elements and operations including Movie Clips, loading and drawing graphics, text manipulation, data transfers, and XML parsing. O'Reilly's Pocket References have become a favorite among developers everywhere. By providing a wealth of important details in a concise, well-organized format, these handy books deliver just what you need to complete the task at hand. When you've reached a sticking point and need to get to the answer quickly, the new ActionScript for Flash MX Pocket Reference is the book you'll want close by.

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PHP Pocket Reference

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PHP Pocket Reference

PHP is an open-source, HTML-embedded scripting language that allows you to handle tasks such as processing form input and working with databases directly in your HTML pages, rather than through CGI scripts. The PHP Pocket Reference outlines the basic syntax and structure of PHP, providing a fast-paced tutorial for learning the basics of developing web applications with PHP. This small book also includes a few real-world examples of PHP in action and a quick reference for the vast array of functions provided by PHP. It's a must for any PHP scripter on the go.

Mod Perl Pocket Reference

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Ron Petrusha 1st Edition May 2000 512 pages , ISBN 1 - 56592 - 720 - 6 PHP
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Mod Perl Pocket Reference

A compact, conveniently formated guide to all features used in everyday mod_perl programming covers a wide range of functions and configuration directives designed to help maximize the effectiveness of the mod_perl Apache module. Original. (Intermediate)