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Topics covered in this module
The ActiveState connection.
Loading Perl under Windows.
Setting up file associations.
The Perl Package Manager (ppm).
Operating System command access.
Reading Word documuents.
Handling Excel spreadsheets.
Accessing the Registry.
Wscript, ASP and .NET.
Apache, IIS and Perl on Windows.
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