Detect Windows Version on application startup.

Please gimme an easy to write code to detect if user's window version is 9x/Me or NT/XP and how can I get user's System Directory as a String variable.

Thank you.
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bobbit31Commented:
for part 2:

Private Declare Function GetSystemDirectory Lib "kernel32" Alias "GetSystemDirectoryA" (ByVal lpBuffer
As String, ByVal nSize As Long) As Long

Private Const MAX_SIZE = 255

   Dim buff As String
   Dim sysdir as String
   Dim rc As Long
   
   buff = Space$(MAX_SIZE)
   rc = GetSystemDirectory(buff, MAX_SIZE)
   sysdir = Left$(buff, rc)
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SnollygosterAuthor Commented:
I will check these and reply later.

BTW I am using VB .NET does this code apply there as well?
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bobbit31Commented:
it's windows api, so it should
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SnollygosterAuthor Commented:
I will check these and reply later.

BTW I am using VB .NET does this code apply there as well?
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bobbit31Commented:
recommendation: points to bobbit31
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