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Getting the actual password requires finding (another) security hole in Windows. Getting the user name is the user.name property. Look up the Javadocs for System.getProperty(). If you're looking for single sign on kinds of capabilities, there are several good books on Java security. It will require additional non-Java code on the Windows side. Thanks, Joe
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hi, I am just looking on getting tha username only. In system.property(JDK1.3) i was not able to found anything related with this.