API for find user's home directory?
Posted on 2001-06-29
What is the Win32 API for discovering the user's home or profile directory? I want to be able to create application temporary and preference files, on a per user basis, while allowing the application to run from read-only media like a cdrom.
I've researched some calls like GetWindowsDirectory(), GetSystemInfo(), %HOMEPATH% but can't find anything that really does the job. Any pointers to how this can be done is appreciated on the different flavors of Windows (98/NT)?