IBM i Access for Windows Toolkit

Visual Basic Script

The following sample programs are available to help develop IBM i Access for Windows applications using Visual Basic Script:

ActiveX automation objects

  • - vbsallob.exe – Visual Basic Script sample using the IBM i Access for Windows automation objects.

    This Visual Basic Script sample uses the IBM i Access for Windows automation objects to perform the following:

    This sample requires the file which is installed in the Include directory as part of the IBM i Access for Windows Toolkit. This file must be in the same directory as the files from this sample.

    Note: If you get the following error while running this script:
    "ActiveX component can't create object: 'createobject'"
    please see Microsoft Knowledge Base article Q195826.

ActiveX custom controls

  • - unwebapp.exe – Use of Operations Navigator Tree and List controls in a web page.

    This HTML sample uses the Operations Navigator Tree and List ActiveX custom controls to create an application in a web page that is like Operations Navigator. VBScript commands in the HTML document are used to get the Tree and List ActiveX controls to communicate with each other. Additional VBScript commands indicate how to change the icon view of the List ActiveX control, as well as refresh the controls.

Contact IBM

  • Call IBM Support Line:
    1-800-IBM-SERV (1-800-426-7378)1-800-426-7378
    Inside the US

To draw insights and make better decisions, businesses rely on the secure, flexible and open platform of IBM Power Systems. Built with the first processor designed for big data workloads, the design of Power Systems combines the computing power, memory bandwidth and I/O in ways that are easier to consume and manage, building on strong resiliency, availability and security.

IBM Power Systems deliver flexibility and choice of operating systems to enable your business to support the next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing that are transforming how organizations work today. Whether running 1, 2, or all 3 - coupled with PowerVM, they maximize the benefit of Power Systems in your business.

Transform your business with Systems Software that enables virtualization, high availability, flexibility, security and compliance on Power Systems™. IBM’s integrated approach to developing Systems and Systems Software together delivers optimized results with Power Systems.

As an open innovation platform, Power Systems is optimized for big data and analytics performance and to deliver scale-out economics and security for the cloud. IBM and IBM Business Partner solutions exploit key capabilities in IBM Power Systems.

Over the last five years thousands of clients have migrated to IBM Power Systems for choice and flexibility. Learn how Power Systems has helped them revolutionise the way IT is developed and delivered, optimise for big data and analytics, and support private, public and hybrid offerings for scale-out or scale-up implementations all while improving business performance, reducing risk, and establishing a platform for growth.

Additional information