The following resources are good entry points for the topics of ActiveX controls and Windows Scripting Host (WSH). These resources offer many good ideas and code examples.

  1. Günter Born, Inside Windows Scripting Host (Microsoft Press Germany, 1999)
  2. Dino Esposito, Windows Script Host Programmer's Reference (Wrox Press, 1999). Chapter 8 describes how to produce a modified input box with an ActiveX control.
  3. Windows Script Host FAQ Web site (
  4. Win32 Scripting Web site (
  5. Born's BookPage (
  6. Microsoft Windows Script Technologies (
  7. Win32 Scripting Journal (