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by Doug Schmidt
A VBScript utility that continually monitors a VSS database and sends emails when certain patterns are detected. Can be run as an NT service.
by Larry Boeldt
Building on a previous article, we now delve into the Facebook Graph API and provide a few useful functions.
by rcarlson-cayen, Cayen Systems
This article details how to make a legacy code base more maintainable by utilizing a JSON architecture.
by David Cantrell
In which a class that wraps an ADO Connection object and makes it more developer-friendly is discussed.

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One-file shell-integrated easy solution for automatic recognition of movies and TV shows
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1 May 2003
Doug Schmidt
A VBScript utility that continually monitors a VSS database and sends emails when certain patterns are detected. Can be run as an NT service.
10 Apr 2012
Larry Boeldt
Building on a previous article, we now delve into the Facebook Graph API and provide a few useful functions.
31 May 2012
rcarlson-cayen, Cayen Systems
This article details how to make a legacy code base more maintainable by utilizing a JSON architecture.
19 Mar 2014
David Cantrell
In which a class that wraps an ADO Connection object and makes it more developer-friendly is discussed.
18 Feb 2013
gmaran23
Query the properties, or download a file present on a Unix server to a Windows server via SFTP connection
17 Dec 2007
alex turner
Excel 2007 does not seem to support DBF files, here is a VBScript workaround.
28 Aug 2008
Robert Kirchhof
Provide the OU, and set or clear the checkbox on all managed groups within it
27 Aug 2009
ColinBashBash
1st access app allows you to view what computers are currently connected to an access database. 2nd is an example of auto-closing instances of a shared mde file
13 Jun 2013
Small1
A walk-through of how to convert a series of PDFs containing tables output by Microsoft Access to an XML database.
7 Mar 2012
Larry Boeldt
A VBScript class for calling Yahoo!'s Placefinder for geocoding
1 Aug 2012
Dynamsoft
In this article, I’ll show you how to capture images from your web browser, edit them, and then upload them to your system.
15 May 2015
Anele 'Mashy' Mbanga
Create JQuery Mobile Apps with JQM.Show on your PC with these tools.
12 Jan 2010
alex turner
Sometimes we only have VBScript, but it would still be nice to have database like features or persistence and transactions.
29 Jun 2010
crackruckles
Day's Left Timer VBS Self Deleting
17 Aug 2012
Dynamsoft
In this article, we will see how to use Dynamic Web TWAIN to acquire, edit images, and upload them to Microsoft SharePoint.
13 Apr 2018
David Cantrell
How to add optional parameters to any function in VBScript & Classic ASP
28 Mar 2016
Krishna P Seetharaman
In one of my recent assessments of BizTalk client environment, we faced several environment issues like slowness, timeouts, etc. We made several changes in the settings after which there was improvement in performance and reduction in failures/timeouts. Here, we'll see the changes that were made.
2 Apr 2010
Nish Nishant, Professor Cuthbert Calculus, Glenn Quagmire
This paper is a summary of a research exercise conducted in conjunction by Nish Sivakumar, Professor Cuthbert Calculus, and Glenn Quagmire.
26 Apr 2006
Salvatore Vetro
Ensuring a crisp boundary exists between objects, enabling greater reuse and system maintainability.
21 Dec 2002
Smitha Nishant
An article on how to dynamically add strings to any number of drop downs using VBScript and ASP. Also explains how to get the parent folder of an ASP file.
7 Aug 2014
Jerry.Wang
Modify methods' IL codes on runtime even if they have been JIT-compiled, supports release mode / x64 & x86, and variants of .NET versions, from 2.0 to 4.5.
18 Jun 2007
Bogdan Apostol
Enables applications written in Visual Basic 6 to use function pointers and shows how to embed native code
1 Aug 2009
DaveShep
Component for adding scriptable forms capabilities to an application.
27 Sep 2000
Konstantin Vasserman
Exploring the options of removing HTML tags from the text in ASP.
29 Jul 2008
Uros Calakovic
The article shows some samples of setting up permanent event subscriptions using MOF and receiving WMI events at all times.
1 Sep 2013
Sudhanshu SP Gupta
A multilevel puzzle game to apply some arrangement through touch and click to destroy every target under given tap chances !!
2 Jul 2014
Larry Boeldt
Add Facebook Website Tools integration to your ASP based authentication
17 Sep 2015
techbird
Explains how to create single package for multi CPU installers and run the right installer based on user machine configuration.
7 May 2006
Jeff Glatt
COM collections in C
14 Jan 2014
ISpliter
When discussing VB6, we should look at the reality of the situation and not on preconceived opinions. New source code projects are made daily in Visual Basic 6.0. The paper proposes the reintroduction of Visual Basic 6.0 on the market, in parallel with Visual Studio line.
4 Nov 2005
fstrahberger
How to access Oracle without tnsnames.ora.
3 Nov 2007
rkapl
Excel based solution for modifying Database data
7 Mar 2004
Viatcheslav V. Vassiliev
An article on using WMI to retrieve hardware information.
18 Mar 2009
Chris Maunder
How to read a text file on a server using VBScript in ASP
5 Mar 2015
Dr. Song Li
This is a study note on Node.js.
9 Oct 2003
Adam Byrne
A tiny HTML application that will make your life easier
18 Feb 2010
luis_botero
A VBS macro for Microsoft Outlook that forwards emails to another email (e.g., mobile email) while you are not in the office.
13 Aug 2007
Rajneesh Noonia
VbScript Editor With Intellisense
3 Jan 2005
Phillip H. Blanton
At ComponentScience where I work, we heartily embrace the use of regions to logically separate our code into meaningful blocks. After doing it manually for a couple of years, I decided to write myself a little macro to make my life easier.
11 May 2003
Tom Wellige
Viewer and Editor for any table in any Database you can reach from your IIS/PWS.
9 Jun 2008
Raj Lal
The chapter discuss the Sidebar Gadget revenue model.
7 May 2008
alex turner
A VBScript which creates Delete and Insert statements to backup data from SQL Server.
22 Nov 2010
Vitaly Tomilov
A simplified and unified way for accessing most frequently used information about Process, System, and Environment.
22 Nov 2010
Vitaly Tomilov
Access detailed information about the current process the easiest way.
21 Jun 2016
Emmet M
MVC-like for classic ASP.
30 Jan 2007
TylerBrinks
How to call absolutely any .NET code from your Vista Sidebar Gadget
28 Nov 2006
Gopal Singh - avlands.com
Destroys or Kills a Window using VBScript
14 Mar 2004
dzzxyz
Generic P2P architecture, tutorial and example that covers basic P2P strategy. Upon completing this tutorial, you will be proficient in basic P2P design and coding.
28 May 2009
Md. Marufuzzaman
An easy way to get mobile model number, vendors, screen size etc.
13 Jun 2005
S. Kelly
An example of using WMI, IP and Excel in a .vbs.
3 Oct 2001
Sameers.ME
An article on getting User Information with VBScript using WSH
25 Sep 2008
tomcat1
Call a .NET COM+ Interop component with Classic ASP.
28 Feb 2002
Sarose "npguy"
Yahoo! mail and Hotmail like Rich Text Editor using Scriptlets
10 Feb 2012
Ludvik Jerabek
VBScript for reading and writing to the Windows host file
19 Mar 2007
Adam Nelson
Describes the COM wrapper around the author's C++ implementation of Double Metaphone, and demonstrates use of this COM wrapper within Visual Basic to phonetically search a list of names, as well as names in a database table.
11 Apr 2014
Larry Boeldt
A VBScript application to manage image galleries based on the SimpleViewer Flash image gallery.
4 Oct 2008
Hasler Thomas
An Excel demo of how to build a File Browser in an Office application
5 Nov 2009
Md. Marufuzzaman
A simple example of merge document (Microsoft Access 2003)
10 Feb 2009
ozkary
A VBScript script which allows to script out all the SQL Server objects in each independent file
15 Nov 2010
Ludvik Jerabek
Read and write to INI files in VB.NET and VBScript
4 Apr 2007
Anoop Pillai
This article is expected to (0) Introduce Brainnet, a declarative neural network library we developed (1) Demonstrate some practical uses neural network programming (2) Give you a fair idea regarding neurons, neural networks and their applications (3) Introduce BrainNet library - an open source
3 May 2004
Raymond Pang
VBA to generate a clean XML file from an Excel table provided with nested nodes support
24 May 2007
xExTxCx
This script is designed to be a light-weight, flexible utility to aid in rolling out packages.
11 Jan 2005
hurddar
An approach to proactive IIS 6.0 server management and ASP.NET performance tuning and testing. We will look at editing the Metabase for expanding the use of GZip, at threading, at compression, at security, IIS 6.0 object cache, and a host of other topics.
13 Apr 2007
Neeraj Saluja
Export to Excel is one of the most important features that business users ask for. We generally use HTMLProjects which does not work with Office 2007. Here is the alternative for the same, and the script works fine for all the versions of MS Office on Windows OS.
27 Jun 2000
Kinook Software
Script for automating and speeding Visual Basic builds
24 Sep 2005
Edwin Roetman
How to use VBScript to enhance an installer package and guide the user through installation and configuration.
24 Aug 2006
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A simple macro that will convert your Excel data into a clean HTML table.
21 Oct 2003
Duncan Edwards Jones
Part 2 in the series showing how to write a debugger in VB
5 Sep 2009
Md. Marufuzzaman
This article is about how to create / place an appointment using Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 API
23 Jun 2005
ipsit.naik
Calling a WebService from ASP3.0 and JavaScript
15 Dec 2007
M@dHatter
(Free Document Object Model) is a web development technique used for creating event driven web applications. FreeDOM is designed to overcome the limitations of stateless HyperText Transfer Protocol (HTTP) transmissions.
24 Mar 2005
Konstantin Merz FFB
This application is a simple webserver with winsocks
12 Feb 2004
Karl McGuinness
A COM Interop wrapper for the IIS Admin Base Object that can be used to programmatically install SSL Certificates in IIS 5.0.
16 Jul 2004
bhaskar_gupta
Motion control of the most widely used Stepper Motor through PC's Parallel Port.
18 Dec 2003
UB
VB->Pointers using VarPtr, StrPtr, ObjPtr and CopyMemory API
3 Sep 2000
Stefan Savev
Show how to use pointers in a C like manner
7 Aug 2004
Christian Calderon
The Classic ASP Framework (CLASP) will allow you to structure your ASP pages in the same way you do it with ASP.NET
18 Feb 2009
Adrian Dorache
Component used to convert a numeric value into English/Romanian words in Excel
20 Sep 2015
rkapl
Automated Setting of the Out of Office Assistant
27 Mar 2007
Sujith C Jose
Describes how to use a simple stored procedure in Visual Basic 6.0
21 Mar 2008
xExTxCx
Creates dated folders for backing up files/folders on a schedule. Removes backups older than n days. Configuration via text file.
24 Nov 2010
Kambaa
How to check whether .NET is installed in PC Visual Basic 6 code
8 Apr 2018
David Cantrell
Implementing the ASP.NET MVC HTML Helper "using pattern" in Classic ASP by using the With keyword, an HTML tag class and helper methods.
23 Aug 2008
Rock Webcast
Step by step guide on how to set up your project so you can debug a site written in Classic ASP VBScript using Visual Studio 2008
3 Aug 2005
Lisa Liel
A custom server control similar to the VB6 TabControl.
6 Jan 2006
Dinesh1Kumar
This article tries to give a basic idea on how to send mails through Lotus Notes using Power Builder.
24 May 2007
xExTxCx
A VBScript written to gather information about all domain workstations using WMI
27 Jun 2004
Bassam Abdul-Baki
Displaying the latest Code Project articles in Outlook Today.
26 Nov 2008
Prasad Khandekar
A complete VBScript implementation of FIGlet
25 Oct 2005
fstrahberger
Access to Oracle without tnsnames.ora
27 Aug 2001
Uwe Keim
Small library to make working with Regular Expressions a little bit easier
7 Oct 2007
Cristian Amarie
VBScript for sending IP information to an e-mail address
1 Apr 2005
DanielHac
Example of how to require that the user enters at least one of multiple textboxes.
12 Nov 2007
Marcelo J. Kittlein
How to pass and return Arrays and Ranges in Excel to and from a C++ DLL.
21 Jun 2004
spiderfreak3000
Shows the main features of Microsoft Agent Control 2.0
24 Jan 2012
Flamewave4
A class that allows the creation and manipulation of collections in classic ASP.
18 Apr 2007
Nibu babu thomas
Set of macros that helps in automating project settings of a project.
24 Jun 2013
Nirmal Singh Bhary
This article describes how to manage and use the Windows Indexing Service.
19 Jun 2006
NewtonTroy
A VBScript to generate an HTML Report on the status/details of Indexing Service (CISVC) Catalogs
14 Apr 2010
MatthewPainter
This is my adventure of discovery - I set out to write a script and learnt a whole lot more.
18 Apr 2011
Ayman Zaza
This document is to access TFS from VBA code, since we can't reference Team Foundation Server DLLs from VBS directly.
26 Aug 2001
George Chastain
An ASP event calendar for you website.
14 Nov 2004
Kevin Staunton-Lambert
A general overview of Internet technologies including what the Internet actually is, what HTML and XML are, using Web forms, CGI/MIME, IIS ISAPI, ASP and creating HTML based front ends to databases via ODBC32, OLE DB, ADO and ASP.NET
30 Dec 2013
Mr. xieguigang 谢桂纲
A simple and easy way to develop an application plugin
5 Apr 2008
rkapl
VBE IDE addin for comparing and versioning VBA using SVN or CVS
5 Nov 2008
Abhay Mhatre
A solution to handle session variable problems between classic ASP and ASP.NET web applications.
29 Jan 2000
Uwe Keim
A Component for calling a URL from an ASP script and reading back the output
19 Jan 2002
tommy skaue
A simple function to encrypt your users passwords
31 Dec 2001
Gavin Greig
A simple registry modification to make Visual Studio apply syntax colouring to VBScript files.
23 May 2007
FrankNight
This is an Add-in for Microsoft Access that allows writing and execution of SQL statements with transaction control
14 May 2012
Suresh Malluri
Editing the properties of an MSI database
18 Mar 2003
Duncan Edwards Jones
This article shows how you can register custom windows messages and create windows solely for dealing with these messages, and use these to communicate between your applications.
21 Sep 2009
Prasad Khandekar
A pre-commit hook for SVN to validate commits against JIRA.
19 Mar 2007
Adam Nelson
Further describes the COM wrapper around the author's C++ implementation of Double Metaphone, and demonstrates use of this COM wrapper within ASP and VBScript to query a database of names via a web page.
14 May 2008
Antonio Suarez
this is an easy way to get Freeze GridView header and add image sort. And it works on IE,Firefox and Others. work inside and outside of updatepanel.
16 Jul 2010
E.F. Nijboer
Source code for saving mail items to separate files and keeping folder structure
20 Sep 2005
cyberneticwraith
List a directory and its subdirectories' access control list.
5 Mar 2007
Doug Richards
ATL COM Shared Add Ins Using C++ - The Easy Way
1 Jun 2006
Sarith Sutha
This article describes the usage of SQL DMO to automate few aspects of DB maintenance.
27 Nov 2001
AlexanderRegueiro
This is a tutorial which shows you how to create a simple program that will speak anything!
27 Nov 2008
Vincenzo Rossi
EasyForm allows you to create ASP.NET-like forms, with state keeping and server side event handling
24 Apr 2004
Hesham Amin
This article is about creating ActiveX controls in Visual Basic 6 that has two extra mouse Events: MouseLeave, MouseHover
4 May 2004
WillianBR
Loading Bitmap pictures from external DLL on VB 6.0 - (run-time).
15 May 2006
Ben Code
A class for automating the build of Access applications.
16 Sep 2004
RedSunBeer
Some thoughts on estimating before having a design in place.
10 Sep 2004
Matt Sciotto
This article will explain how to write an embeddable ActiveX control to use in a web page, that can be updated and reinstalled from the web page.
7 May 2007
Nawaz Ijaz
This article is aimed to get familiar with RSS (Really Simple Syndication) Feed, its formation, practical usage and its progmatical implementation
12 May 2003
Duncan Edwards Jones
A system wide hotkey control written in VB6
6 Feb 2007
aleksisa
Print a document from a stored procedure using a SQL OLE and VB DLL
27 Sep 2000
Konstantin Vasserman
How to generate short preview of the text in ASP.
18 Mar 2009
armagedescu
This article is about writing GUI applications in VBScript and JScript using Windows common controls
3 Jun 2000
Kinook Software
Script for automating Visual C++ builds
20 Jan 2000
Uwe Keim
A format function in VBScript that simulates the printf() C function
20 Sep 2004
Dennis C. Dietrich
A VBScript that overwrites free disk space to prevent file recovery on a NTFS partition, by creating a file with random data and (mostly) the size of the free space.
16 May 2000
Ron Olson
A VBScript program that can recursively walk directories and also create a true working tree (good for printouts)
17 Aug 2007
nieljake
This class allows you to display all types of static and dynamic information gathered in a VB Script using an Internet Explorer Window.
10 Mar 2009
Gavin Harriss
A link cloud / tag cloud that copes with large weighting variations and gaps well.
17 Feb 2000
Jeremiah Talkar
A note for C++ programmers about global varaibles in Apartment threaded VB COM objects
23 Aug 2004
JOHN11
This article gives a very secure method to save and restore registry keys. It provides a ready to use tool in both command-line and UI modes.
11 Jul 2004
aa2max
Easy Guestbook with ASP and MS Access
2 Dec 2008
John Doherty
VBScript/ASP version of C# String.format("this {0} a {1}","is","test").
17 Oct 2000
Uwe Keim
A simple guestbook application using ASP and an Access database
3 May 2000
Iulian Iuga
Template Active Server Pages to display different objects based on registry settings
28 Aug 2001
Uwe Keim
Tiny little Perl library to retrieve an arbitrary URL as a string
12 Mar 2001
New Riders
This chapter details some objects that are supplied as part of either VBScript or Windows Script Host, and that are, therefore, available to system script authors.
24 Jun 2008
ozkary
VBScript code which can rename multiple files in a folder by replacing certain patterns and extensions.
19 Jan 2010
alex turner
VBScript may be old and ugly, but there are some quick and dirty tricks for which it is still really handy.
4 Aug 2005
Ejo Lin
An article on how to have fixed footer rows in a table.
28 Sep 2007
AdamNThompson
How to use SOAP with Classic ASP / VBScript.
8 Nov 2009
Vahab Shalchian
A useful script for clearing old backup files and making space for new ones.
8 May 2006
importfanatik23
How to add an LDAP address book into MS Outlook, using VBScript.
5 Feb 2008
Ludvik Jerabek
Uses a custom ping function that will work in XP and 2000. Always pick the servers with the best response time.
13 Apr 2010
MatthewPainter
This is a tool for people that have to work with "Decimal Degrees", "Degrees, Decimal Minutes" and "Degrees, Minutes, Seconds" formats.
21 Apr 2010
Igor Krupitsky
This program is a VBS script that checks your website every minute and warns you when it goes offline.
11 Feb 2013
Dave Elliott
This article provides a practical solution to clicking the button on a popup window.
23 Sep 2003
Peter Verijke
Check in a command file if a user has an exchange mailbox
11 Jun 2009
sazakir
VBA code for easily creating MS Access Relations.
27 Feb 2009
John Doherty
View the contents of Classic ASP Memory
5 Aug 2004
aa2max
Simple News System using ASP and MS Access
21 Oct 2003
Paul Welter
Serializes and deserializes COM objects into and from XML documents
20 Jan 2006
hagarwal
A Visual Source Safe Addin written in VB with the help of which you can auto-email your team members about the operations (Add, Check in, check out...) you performed on VSS
18 Aug 2005
Eric Marcon
A tutorial script showing how to get the paths correctly in VBScript and use them to erase useless files.
14 Feb 2000
Chris Maunder
A simple routine to display the current date of the server in the clients browser
22 Nov 2007
rmortega77
An article on trying to read the BMP preview Image data from Autocad (R13C3 and later) DWG drawing.
23 Jul 2005
cyber_flash
Internet Explorer: INDEX.DAT files keep a list of websites you have visited, cookies received and files opened/downloaded. As a result anyone can find out what you have been doing on the Internet!
15 Jun 2000
Konstantin Vasserman
A simple function to highlight keywords in ASP
16 Feb 2007
alex turner
Exsead Service Manager is an Open Source (BSD Style License) Windows Service which launches anything via the use of scripts, it is just being released as Open Source, here is more about it.
31 Mar 2007
drew.perkins
This gadget allows one to easily have instant access to shared network folders on multiple computers as well as simplified networking information via sidebar gadget. Also included is a sidebar to allow enhanced speed while using gadget and shortcuts.
4 Jul 2005
StylezHouse
Class that allows the developer to pass session like information back and forth between ASP.NET and ASP pages.
3 Jun 2004
Om Prakash Pant
This article gives an introduction to the FileSystemObject using ASP, about how to create/modify/delete files, and a sample to find a particular string in all files in a specific folder.
16 May 2000
Chris Maunder
A simple function that allows you to tokenize a string sing multiple token separators
8 Jan 2003
Hesham Amin
Using DataGrid and Data Controls to Access an Access Database
10 Jun 2001
Robert Collyer
These scripts will make variables live well beyond the page scope and make the debugging process of passing variables between pages just a memory.
4 Nov 2009
Anoop_K_V
How to open Internet Explorer using C# code and fire events in the loaded page.
23 Aug 2004
Muhammad Zeeshan Arshad
This code will help to store multiple checkbox or radio box values via Form (to render on screen / to store in a database).
12 Sep 2005
Ken Yim
Index Server class for ASP, easy to implement on your website
22 Nov 2006
DonSn
How to expose a .NET EXE assembly to a COM compliant client application (such as VB6 or VBScript) and force the client application to use the running instance of the .NET EXE assembly.
5 Apr 2006
Mohan Raphel
A sample solution for Our Company, integrating various Outlook and Office components, and another 'whole solution', a School‑based example that haven't yet been introduced.
19 Dec 2007
Hans-Jürgen Schmidt
Auto-increment the version number of an MSI setup project.
4 Oct 2005
MooseFruit
This code will iterate through all the controls on a page, finds the type you wish to hide (status labels after clicking the Submit button, for example), and hide them using JavaScript after X number of seconds.
2 Nov 2004
Rafay Bin Ali
How to query the database using Flash and ASP.
4 Nov 2001
S.S. Ahmed
The article shows how to create VB Add-Ins, it also explains Extensibility Object Model (EOM).
1 Nov 2009
hussain.attiya
Just sharing my experience from six years ago, in 2003, when I was working as a developer.
27 Sep 2007
graham the programmmer
A method to get an overview of the SQL servers in a Domain
8 May 2007
John Simmons / outlaw programmer
The VBScript version of my C# article about the very same thing
4 Nov 2001
S.S. Ahmed
This application shows how to create flexible and robust reports using VB's data report utility.
16 Nov 2012
Mohit Soam
A Game engine tutorial describes how to play the game and how to customize the game. The game is user friendly that lets you to change the view, difficulty, etc. without changing the VB code.
8 Jan 2004
dzzxyz
This application demonstrates how to Create, Train and Test an AI Chatbot.
11 Apr 2007
Don C. Smith
Allows the use of user supplied or other external VBScript in an application.
9 Feb 2006
Rahul Mahajan
New user registration, user login, user password retrieval, user account information, active users on site information, site administrator facilities, and a lot more..
14 Jun 2005
asanoguera
With that class you only have to set a few properties and you can access to the webservices, only need know the URL of webservice, the method to invoke, and parameters.
26 Jun 2007
venom00
In this article, we'll talk about VB6-.NET interoperation without involving COM. How? Making C-like exports of some functions from a VB.NET DLL. First, I'll introduce the technique used with a very simple sample and then it will be explained how to set a global hook just using VB (6 and .NET).
21 Jun 2001
George Chastain
A complete app to add a FAQ list to a website.
3 Jul 2007
Jacco Vonk
Describes the use of an XSLT stylesheet to transform a WSDL definition of a web service to VBScript/JavaScript proxy code


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