We are pretty well annoyed at you guys. We spent all this time and energy creating all these VBScripts over the last nine years. We have several hundred VBScripts that we use in production, and with uncertain economic times, you are now telling me I have to rewrite all these scripts in Windows PowerShell?
Hey, Scripting Guy! I’ve seen scripts that let you delete all the files in a folder that are X number of days old. I have a different problem: I’d like to delete files that are X number of hours, or even X number of minutes,
Hey, Scripting Guy! I have a folder which contains thousands of files, all numbered sequentially. How can I tell which file is the last file in the list?— AC
Hey, AC. You know, one of the fun things about being a Scripting Guy is that we get to spend a lot of time shattering myths.
Hey, Scripting Guy! How can I get a total page count for all the Word documents in a folder?— RA
Hey, RA. You’ll have to forgive the Scripting Guy who writes this column if he seems a little tired this morning.
Hey, Scripting Guy! I have a folder with a bunch of files in it, files with names like Doc 1.pdf, Doc 2.pdf, and Doc 3.pdf. How do I remove the blank spaces from all those file names?— JRP
Hey, JRP. You know,