The response object is useful, feature rich, and subtle. We are going to focus on it's most fundamental capabilities -- the 20% you will use 80% of the time. The capabilities we think are vital include:
- response.write alternate syntax <%= %> which allows ASP simply placed in HTML
- response.end which effectively halts a script in it's tracks.
- response.redirect which transfers control to another page.
Here is a script utilizing response.write to send some information to the browser. It also uses dateadd, a built-in function documented at http://help.activeserverpages.com/iishelp/VBScript/htm/vbs90.html