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Re^3: How to get system user name from windows using perl

by Anonymous Monk
on Nov 10, 2011 at 16:08 UTC ( #937403=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: How to get system user name from windows using perl
in thread How to get system user name from windows using perl

Au contraire, Windows absolutely does maintain the current user information.

Where is the department name? Acronym, e.t.c?

Reading comprehension is fun :)


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Re^4: How to get system user name from windows using perl
by Sinistral (Prior) on Nov 11, 2011 at 15:18 UTC

    That information is available via Exchange, Active Directory, or other corporate directory structure. A standalone Windows workstation doesn't maintain such details. They can be retrieved easily, but unless the OP says what infrastructure exists in their organization we can't help

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