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Managing Windows with VBScript and WMI -- Chapter 20, 'Your first WMI/ADSI script'

Undocumented Solutions Get a glimpse inside Managing Windows with VBScript and WMI , with this excerpt from Chapter 20 titled 'Your First WMI/ADSI Script .'

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Chapter Summary:
Visual Basic Scripting (VBScript) and Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) are vital tools for systems administrators grappling with the increasing complexity of Windows technologies. Ready to put them to use? In this sample book chapter, you'll learn the complete design process for an entirely new script. In addition to demonstrating a useful new purpose for WMI and ADSI, this chapter will help strengthen your script design skills. Topics covered in this chapter include:

  • Designing the Script
  • Writing Functions and Subroutines
  • Writing the Main Script
  • Testing the Script and review.

This chapter download from Managing Windows with VBScript and WMIby Don Jones is printed with permission from Addison Wesley Professional, Copyright 2004.

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This was first published in October 2006

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