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Come on guys, a circa 2010 solution featuring a VBscript!? Where's the powershell updated equivalent? VBscript should be relegated to Office macros by now....
Dan Guzman-481633 (5/2/2014)
Any thoughts to using PowerShell instead of VBScript?
Any thoughts on using Powershell instead of VB?
Apparently DanGuzman and I both had the same thought while not reading the entire thread.
Why? It still works even after more than 3 years. :-) Would PoSH make it better in some way? If so, I'm all for it. If not, I wouldn't change it.
is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for R
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code: Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
Although they tell us that they want it real bad, our primary goal is to ensure that we dont actually give it to them that way.
Although change is inevitable, change for the better is not.
Just because you can do something in PowerShell, doesnt mean you should. Helpful Links:
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