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Need client's windows authentication user name in servlet.

Mir Taqee
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Joined: Dec 27, 2011
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Dear All,

When the user (client) tries to get into the application by typing the URL, i need to get that machine's windows login user which the user might have used to log in to the system. I would like to have fetch this user name in my servlet.

Thanks in Advance,

Mir


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Rob Spoor
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Welcome to the Ranch!

See this thread; it's basically the same question.


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