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GetUserName & GetComputerName Win32 API calls

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Can someone provide me with the code snippets to call the GetUserName and  GetComputerName Win32 API functions from a Delphi 3.0 project?
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diver

here is a code snippit for just that...

procedure TForm1.Button1Click(Sender: TObject);
var
 Name: array[0..80] of char;
 Size: Integer;
begin
 Size := 80;
 GetComputerName(Name, Size);//for username change computer for user//
 Showmessage(Name);
end;
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Oops, forgot to ask you to write the code like a function. I always get an error on the return value.
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Just found out that I don't need those Win calls.
Thanks for your help, Boris.
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