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Getting one's hostname (not @ComputerName)

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Hostname is HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\Parameters\hostname

Unlike @ComputerName, it can be changed dynamically through the registy. For example, the e-mailer Blat uses it directly.

Is there a command to get it besides reading that registry key?

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Why is getting it from that registry key an issue? RegRead should allow you to read that key, and RegWrite should allow you to change it.


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Perhaps this?

MsgBox(0, "Result", EnvGet("Logonserver"))

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Logonserver isn't updated when the registry value is.

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$Hostname = RegRead("HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\services\Tcpip\Parameters", "Hostname")
ConsoleWrite('@@ Debug(' & @ScriptLineNumber & ') : $Hostname = ' & $Hostname & @crlf & '>Error code: ' & @error & @crlf) ;### Debug Console

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