View Full Version : what user information we can get via php scripts when visit website

05-22-2008, 04:51 AM
hi ,

i want to know what type of information we can get about users when they visit our website .

we can get IPaddress but

Is it possible to get windows username and other things with php or with javascript

05-22-2008, 05:35 AM
No. Maybe with ActiveX, but I doubt it.

Len Whistler
05-22-2008, 06:32 AM
The two I find most important are:

$ipaddress = $_SERVER['REMOTE_ADDR'];

IP address so I know were my visitors are from and the website that they come from if there was a link to my site.


05-22-2008, 11:28 AM
Is this a serious question? Windows usernames... come on.