Variant Data Type, Subtypes, and Literals
This chapter provides tutorial examples and notes about VBScript data type and literal. Topics include what is a Variant; what are data subtypes; data literals for Integer, Long, Single, Double, String, Boolean, and Date.
"Variant" - Data Type and Subtypes
Data Literal Examples
String Data Literals
Date and Time Data Literals
- 13 subtypes of Variant supported in VBScript.
- Data literals can be entered in VBScript statement for different subtypes in different formats.
- String literals must be enclosed in double quotes (").
- ("") represents (") in string literals.
- Date literals must be enclosed in slash signs (#).
Table of Contents
About This Book
Introduction of VBScript - Visual Basic Scripting Edition
►Variant Data Type, Subtypes, and Literals
Numeric Comparison Operations and Logical Operations
String Operations - Concatenation and Comparison
Variable Declaration and Assignment Statement
Expression and Order of Operation Precedence
Statement Syntax and Statement Types
Array Data Type and Related Statements
Array References and Array Assignment Statements
Conditional Statements - "If ... Then" and "Select Case"
Loop Statements - "For", "While", and "Do"
"Function" and "Sub" Procedures
Inspecting Variables Received in Procedures
Error Handling Flag and the "Err" Object
Regular Expression Pattern Match and Replacement
scrrun.dll - Scripting Runtime DLL Library
Creating Your Own Classes
IE Web Browser Supporting VBScript
IIS ASP Server Supporting VBScript
WSH (Windows Script Host)
PDF Printing Version