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    Default Get Workstation name

    Is there a way from within Alpha 5 to get the name of the computer workstation?

    Note: This is for a web app.

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    Default Re: Get Workstation name

    It seems only possible if browser is IE and then you use ActiveX

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    Default Re: Get Workstation name

    You can if you get the user to click something.

    cname = api_getmachinename() 'puts the computer name in var cname.
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