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Get Computer Name in VB.net?

How to get the computer name in VB.net?
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tgatif
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tusharashahCommented:
If you just need Name of the Currently logged on user there are few easy option like following:
- Environment.UserName
- environment variable |USERNAME| using the Environment.GetEnvironmentVariable method
- SystemInformation.UserName

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And if it it's a ASP.Net application then do following to get the UserName
  - Disable Annonymous Access (from IIS)
  - Turn on Windows Authentication (in Web.Config)  (<authentication mode="Windows" />)
  - Use 'User.Identity.Name' or Request.ServerVariables("LOGON_USER") or Request.ServerVariables("REMOTE_USER") to retrive Username

-tushar
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LandyJCommented:
Dim MyName As String = System.Windows.Forms.SystemInformation.ComputerName
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