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MS Winsock for VBscript

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Submitted on: 2/19/2004 7:12:15 PM
By: Gurgen Alaverdian  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 3 Users
Compatibility: VB 6.0, VB Script
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     Winsckw.ocx is a custom wrapper around mswinsck.ocx control. Allows using winsock in Vbscript overcoming licensing issues. Few VBscript samples for sending emails, peer-to-peer HTML chat is included.
 
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2/20/2004 1:03:40 AMAgret

Wait, your solving OCX problems by using more OCXs? Thats just sad...
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2/20/2004 1:17:51 AMGurgen Alaverdian

I'm not solving any problems. The project makes MS winsock transparent to VbScript.
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2/20/2004 7:38:30 AMactorics.de

great project.
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2/20/2004 7:52:18 AM

Very cool idea, I've tried it and it works fine. Thanks for sharing it: five balls!
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9/3/2012 5:32:58 AManton

Hi, I have used this with great results, thanks. But now I have a new computer with windows 7 64-bit and createobject doesn't work anymore, it gives error code 80040154. I have copied the following dlls to the same folder ieshims.dll, msvbvm60.dll, mswinsck.ocx. still no luck. Any suggestions?
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9/9/2012 6:26:07 AManton

ok so I solved the problem. there are 2 different wscript.exe in windows 7. the one in syswow64 should be used. the one in system32 doesn't see this dll registered...
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