File Type VBScript File IconVBScript File
File Format Standard (developed by Microsoft)
Usage Open manually; may run a program or script when opened
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common

Virtual Basic script written in the VBScript scripting language; contains code that can be executed within Windows or Internet Explorer via the Windows-based script host (Wscript.exe); may also use the .VB file extension.

Important: May contain a virus - do not open if the VBS file is an unknown e-mail attachment.

Open With

IconMicrosoft Visual Studio

IconAdobe Dreamweaver

IconMicrosoft Wscript


IconAdobe Dreamweaver

IconAny text editor

Updated 2007