Get Unique ID from Computer

Posted on 2004-04-12
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
all i want is to get an Unique ID - Such as motherboard serial / CPU Serial / Hard Disk Serial (not volume serial) to check my programe is installed on the same computer for the next time installation.

thanks in advance

Question by:ackid32
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ID: 10804251
Have you tried using the MAC address?
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ID: 10804303
CPU or Processor Information
With DLL:

With WMI:

There are many free controls and DLLs om this site that will provide you more details:

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unknown_routine earned 500 total points
ID: 10806048

To get CPU Serical No and Hard  Drive Serial Number. look

Look at the answer given by Ark. Just copy and paste the code . it is one of very few solutions That
i Have seen to give the correct Serial numbers.


Expert Comment

ID: 10806134
unknown_routine's right the problem is that wmi is not going to work on win9x or NT unless you install wmi...

Author Comment

ID: 10812026
wait, im evaluating now

thanks for the response

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