Procedure that I use for logging in all of my own scripts. Creates a log file named .-.log in the specified location.
Summary of VBScript Create Files. With file system objects there is a natural progression, create the folder, then the file, then read or write text to that file. This page shows you to creating a file using the CreateTextFile method. Next step let us explore reading or writing data to the file.
The VBScript code below creates a text file in your %TEMP% directory using datestamp and timestamp data as part of the file name. The file name uses the following format: YYYYMMDD-HHMMSS.txt. It seems like I am forever writing log files for my VBScript projects, and this is a pretty good way of giving them meaningful and generally unique file names.You might have come across the need of export text content to CSV file in vbscript. We can create and write text content into CSV file using FileSystemObject.The CSV is nothing but the comma-separated-values, a text file in which individual values are separated by commas (,).In the previous FAQ, we discussed how the FileSystemObject and TextStream objects could be used to read the contents of a text file. In this FAQ, we will discuss how to write to a text file using these two objects. Recall that we Opened a text file using the OpenTextFile method of the FileSystemObject object. In the previous FAQ we talked about two parameters into this function.
VBA code to VBA append to existing text file Excel Macros Examples for writing to text files using VBA in MS Office Word, PowerPoint, Access, Excel 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 and VBScript. This Example VBA Program and function will help you to know how to append a text file using Excel VBA.Read More
MSI DLL Custom Action: In an MSI DLL custom action, the process of writing to the log file is similar to the VBScript code, except that MsiCreateRecord is used to create the message record and MsiProcessMessage is used to pass the record to the running installer.Read More
Read from and write to the same Excel file using VBScript I am trying to find a solution to the following issue, but what I have found is not working for me so I am not sure what I am missing. I have a VBScript that opens and excel spreadsheet that has a header row of keyword script names, saves that name as a variable and in the next row it has an indicator if that script should be run or not.Read More
The CreateTextFile method creates a specified file name and returns a TextStream object that can be used to read from or write to the file.Read More
Just for this stuff logging on to the system ,collect the data, compose the email, Attach log file. It take lot of time and efforts. Was wondering if a script can do the job for me. Overall thats why scripting is. Later i came across a VBScript logic which can send email for me.Read More
VBscript: Sub WriteLog Two versions of this script: a basic one which writes to a text file, and another which writes to a SQL table. The SQL option is needed if you are going to have any other processes using the log at the same time.Read More
Im trying to create a log file. So far I managed to create a script that shows all folders in a specific location on the computer and write it to a text file. What I would like it to do is make a log file instead of overwriting the folder data.Read More
Hi Folks,I am trying to write a VBScript to set Modify permission on a file for Users Group. However, I have not been able to figure out what's going wrong with the Script. Below is the Script I have.Read More
The Log function returns the natural logarithm of a specified number. The natural logarithm is the logarithm to the base e. Note: Negative values are not allowed. Tip: Also look at the Exp function. Syntax.Read More