Solved! Go to Solution.
The Application.UserName will return the user name used to open the application:
As for checking it against a list, where's the list coming from? Is it a file? A database? Someplace else? If it's a file you will probably read it into an array and you can then use Search 1D Array to see if the name is in the list (taking into consideration upper/lower case).
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I just tried your suggestion in my application and it works great. I dont really understand it but I'll read up.
Thank you very much!
Take a look at the attached code, it is in 8.0. (Beat to the punch)
Yes, well, you still got marked as the solution, and got a Kudos to boot! I guess sometimes coming in second is better.
I appreciate the comment. My comment was a tongue-in-cheek remark - not getting Kudos is not going to stop me from trying to help.
That's worth some Kudos