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Learn About Scripting for HTML Applications (HTAs)

This page brings together resources about scripting for HTML Applications (HTAs). Please contact us at (in English, if possible) if you have questions not answered by what you find here.

HTA Tips

It’s easy to use a script to copy data from your HTA (for example, data found in a text box) to the Clipboard. See the links below for sample scripts that copy text to and from the Clipboard.


Script Center Script Repository
Check out all the ready-made scripts that are available to help you create HTAs. These scripts do everything from changing the cursor to adding a list box to displaying the Print dialog box.

HTA Tools

HTA Helpomatic
A utility that helps you write HTAs. It doesn’t actually write HTAs for you, but it does provide you with sample HTML code and some sample VBScript code that you can copy and paste into an HTA of your own. It makes the process of writing HTAs much easier than starting from scratch.