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returning CPU ID (serial no.) and HDD serial number from vb6

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people, i want to be able to call the CPU ID number from inside my vb6 program. anyone got some code to do this? would be a great help, thankyou. Or the HDD serial number. thanks.
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Just discussing this topic at this question:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Q_21104552.html
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firstly, thanks for you help. cristy your link proved to me most successful.

however the links only show how to retreive the HD volume serial, do you guys know of code to retreive the CPU ID ??

thanks.
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The above example shows you how to get BIOS information too.
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ok fantastic, even better.

i accept your answer as it will do for me.

but still no CPU ID ???
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