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Im trying to get the hard drive serial number off users pc that are running the program via a server, I am getting the correct serial number when i run the program off individual pc's but as soon as it is run the program through the server it only returns the servers hard drive serial.
Any idea's on how to get the users serial number while they are running the program through the server?
Here is my current code:
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If it's a web application, this kind of thing is (almost) impossible, since web apps running in a user's browser have lots of security restrictions, and cannot access the user's local file system and hardware directly.