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Is there a way to get the userid of the user that logged onto windows and pass it onto a servlet (without the user doing anything).
We have a protected domain (for windows) and they want to use this identity to log onto our protected web resource.
If you have the newer window version 98 it's really going to be hard to over ride the program.You can usually double click the "X" to get rid of it but if all fails you would have to use a .BAT file within the system to override the windows code program.
Windows 2000 your pretty much... out of luck! Because you may get a message that says "administrator" only parental code is in play and or your not suppose to be in the computer.
If the computer is yours "Hint" you can get the receipt and the manufactures No.off the back of the computer and call 800 number to DELL. They will give you a 7 digit code to get in the computer or tell how to erase the code that's already in the machine.
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Sorry, what i said is wrong. USERID env variable gets set on the remote user's machine. I could'nt find any method to get that. If you get a solution pls update me also. This is a good requirement.