user names of other computers

it is possible to find the computer names in a LAN thru netHood folder, is it possible to find the user names of those systems. if so how.
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TimCotteeHead of Software ServicesCommented:
Have a look at this sample application

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If you know VBScript, you can do the following:

UserName = shell.RegRead ("HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\DefaultUserName")

Or here is what microsoft has in its utilities:
H:\>reg query /?

Command-line registry manipulation utility version 1.05.
Copyright Microsoft Corporation 1997.  All rights reserved.

REG QUERY RegistyPath [\\Machine] ["String"] [/S] [/size] [/list]

  RegistryPath  [ROOTKEY\]Key[\'ValueName']
                Optional.  When omitted HKLM is assumed.
    Key         The full name of a registry key under the selected ROOTKEY.
    ValueName   The value, under the selected Key, to query.
                Optional.  When omitted all keys and values under the Key
                are listed.
                Enclose ValueNames that containg the \ character in single
  Machine       Name of remote machine - omitting defaults to current machine.
                Only HKLM and HKU are available on remote machines.
  /S, /s        Queries all subkeys.
  /size         Queries the size of RegistryPath
  /list         Search strings from RegistryPath


  REG QUERY HKLM\Software\Microsoft\ResKit\Nt\Setup\InstallDir
  Displays the value of the InstallDir registry entry.

  REG QUERY HKLM\Software\Microsoft\ResKit\Nt\Setup /S
  Displays all keys and values under the Setup sub-key.


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Richie_SimonettiIT OperationsCommented:
TimCotteeHead of Software ServicesCommented:
Richie, that won't give you user names for the logged in users on said machines which is what I understood to be the requirement. Of course if RanjiniPraba never comes back to this thread we can never know for sure!
Richie_SimonettiIT OperationsCommented:
Maybe "close" was not the right word, i meant "maybe related to".
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