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get your vbscript console applications running under cscript using the stdin & stdout objects for input running full-screen. and get the fore and background collor set to the color you like

Original Author: DVM


option explicit
dim oShell: set oShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
' asume it started tweaked
dim bTweaked: bTweaked = true
' is it tweaked?
if wscript.arguments.count = 0 then
bTweaked = false
elseif not wscript.arguments(0) = "tweaked" then
bTweaked = false
end if
' if not, let's tweak it
if not bTweaked then
dim kFullScreen, kScreenColors
kFullScreen = oShell.regRead("HKCUConsoleFullScreen")
kScreenColors = oShell.regRead("HKCUConsoleScreenColors")
oShell.regwrite "HKCUConsoleFullScreen", 1, "REG_DWORD"
oShell.regWrite "HKCUConsoleScreenColors", 9, "REG_DWORD" "cscript.exe /NoLogo """ & wscript.scriptfullname & """ tweaked"
wscript.sleep 5000
oShell.regwrite "HKCUConsoleFullScreen", kFullScreen, "REG_DWORD"
oShell.regWrite "HKCUConsoleScreenColors", kScreenColors, "REG_DWORD"
set oShell = nothing
end if
dim oIn: set oIn = wscript.stdIn
dim oOut: set oOut = wscript.stdOut
oOut.writeLine "press enter to contintue..."
call oIn.readLine

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Posted: 2003-06-01
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Visual Basic 6


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