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You could use vbscript for, well, scripting. Essentially taking the same position / purpose as batch files on windows. Pretty sure that still works. I wouldn't do it anymore, personally, but I'm almost positive it's still functional.

You could, but I believe most of VBScript use came from web dev. I have the fortune of working on a classic asp site at work now.

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