[THIN] Re: User Setup:

  • From: "Braebaum, Neil" <neil.braebaum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "'thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx'" <thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 21 Oct 2002 09:15:19 +0100

Hi Rick.

I did this in Kix, too.

Unfortunately, had to write it before Kix included that rather handy
dectohex function :-(

Could never be bothered to do the initials, though ;-)


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mack, Rick [mailto:RMack@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx] 
> Sent: 19 October 2002 04:24
> To: 'thin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx'
> Subject: [THIN] Re: User Setup:
> Hi,
> Had this problem. Fixed it with a bit of kix script. Eg.
> ---------- 
> $regloc1="HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\10.0\Com
> mon\UserInfo"
> $lenstr=len(@FULLNAME)
> $unistring=""
> ;? "@FULLNAME, $lenstr"
> ; now convert the characters to unicode
> while $offset<>$lenstr 
>       $Offset=$offset+1
>       $chr=dectohex(asc(substr(@fullname,$offset,1)))
>       $unistring=$unistring +$chr+"00"
> loop
> $unistring=$unistring +"0000"
> $result=writevalue($regloc1,"UserName",$unistring,"REG_BINARY")
> ---------------

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