Chapter 34: Introduction to Scripting

Chapter 34 continues an exploration of automating tasks with scripts by introducing introduction of the basic concepts of scripting and exploring how to create and manage scripts.


The material in this chapter is organized into the following sections:

  • Identifying the Benefits of Scripting
  • Exploring Script Basics
    • Calling Other Scripts
    • Understanding the Importance of Context
  • Exploring the Script Editor Interface
    • Workspace Toolbar
    • Script Pane
    • Script Editing Pane
    • Script Workspace Menu Changes
  • Writing Scripts
    • Script Step Basics