Display a dialogue box message.
Syntax MsgBox(prompt [, buttons][, title] [, helpfile, context]) Key prompt The dialogue box text. buttons The sum of the constants for button, icon, default button and modality title Title bar text helpfile A helpfile to link to the help button context Helpfile context number Constants Buttons: vbOKOnly (0), vbOKCancel(1), vbAbortRetryIgnore (2), vbYesNoCancel(3) vbYesNo (4), vbRetryCancel (5) Icon: vbCritical (16),vbQuestion (32),vbExclamation (48), vbInformation (64) Default button: vbDefaultButton1 (0),vbDefaultButton2 (256),vbDefaultButton3 (512),vbDefaultButton4(768) Modality: vbApplicationModal, vbSystemModal
The MsgBox function will return one of the following:
1 = OK was clicked (vbOK)
2 = Cancel was clicked (vbCancel )
3 = Abort was clicked (vbAbort)
4 = Retry was clicked (vbRetry)
5 = Ignore was clicked (vbIgnore)
6 = Yes was clicked (vbYes)
7 = No was clicked (vbNo)
'Display a message:
result=Msgbox("Are you sure?",vbYesNo+vbInformation, "") WScript.Echo result
“Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, Make me feel important. Never forget this message when working with people” ~ Mary Kay Ash
InputBox - Prompt for user input.
Equivalent PowerShell: MessageBox - Display a message box to the user.