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API (Windows UserID & Computer Name)

API (Windows UserID & Computer Name)

API (Windows UserID & Computer Name)

Please, can some one help me ?
i would like to know how to get the current user name by and the current computer name using an API method


RE: API (Windows UserID & Computer Name)


Public Declare Function GetUserName Lib "advapi32.dll" Alias "GetUserNameA" (ByVal lpBuffer As String, nSize As Long) As Long

Public Declare Function GetComputerName Lib "kernel32" Alias "GetComputerNameA" (ByVal lpBuffer As String, nSize As Long) As Long

Hope it helps


RE: API (Windows UserID & Computer Name)

Jimmy, do you know how to get an IP address of a user on a network by user/login name?

RE: API (Windows UserID & Computer Name)

Hardcore, you would retrieve the IP after matching the user with a computer name. The address can be extracted fairly easily. Please post this question in the appropriate forum, since it is off-topic here.

Actually, the entire contents of this forum are off-topic. I just got tired of red-flagging every post. That isn't a very good way to foster discussion. Let's talk about this in the VB or C forums.

Klatu barada nikto, y'all.

RE: API (Windows UserID & Computer Name)

There is a FAQ with the complete solution:


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