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    Retrieve Windows username

    Is there a way to retrieve the currently logged on username from a Windows machine, using PHP?

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    Re: Retrieve Windows username

    While I cannot give you a specific answer as to how to do this, I can tell you that PHP being a server side language cannot do this. If anything this will require javascript.

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    Re: Retrieve Windows username

    Cheers Dave - I'll post in Java then

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    Re: Retrieve Windows username

    I will move the thread
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    Re: Retrieve Windows username

    Cheers!

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    Re: Retrieve Windows username

    Hey, wait. Is this application on a Windows box?
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    Re: Retrieve Windows username

    Quote Originally Posted by yoemanspiffy
    Hey, wait. Is this application on a Windows box?
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