Accessing %LOGIN_NAME variable from within a batch file

Posted on 1998-12-31
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I have written a batch file that checks for the existance of a file on a users hard drive.  If it doesn't find the file, I want it to create a file on a server that is named after the user's Netware login name.  I know that you can use %LOGIN_NAME in scripts, but how can I access that same variable information from within a batch file?
Question by:tdiamond
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brosenb0 earned 400 total points
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In your login script set an environment variable to the user's login name, eg.
Dos Set NetUser = %LOGIN_NAME

In your batch file you can now use %NetUser for whatever you want.

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