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Getting System Information

, 11 Jun 2001
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This article lets you get system information via easy-to-use C++ classes.
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Have you ever wanted to get system information on the WIN32 platform, but you just want a C++ console interface? Now you can with SysInfo and its related classes.

The class itself is really easy to use. SysInfo has a number of helper classes that do all of the work. SysInfo itself is just the interface to these other classes. If your needs dictate only a subset of what SysInfo provides, you don't have to use SysInfo. The other classes are in the global namespace so you can access them as well. Full source code is included.

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19 Jun 2002 - Initial Revision
19 Jun 2002 - Resized Graphic


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Questionhow using the dll with ansi C exe ? Pinmembercsdc9-Mar-12 23:18 
GeneralMissing licence PinmemberFrederic Souchu25-Oct-10 23:30 
Generalhard drive information PinmemberMember 502642223-Apr-08 1:55 
GeneralSome more features Pinmembertyjjrtruy4teqye7nyue7qay9-Feb-07 2:23 
GeneralRe: Some more features PinmemberPaulWendt9-Feb-07 5:21 
GeneralRe: Some more features Pinmembertyjjrtruy4teqye7nyue7qay12-Feb-07 3:12 
GeneralRe: Some more features PinmemberPaulWendt12-Feb-07 11:59 
GeneralErrors PinmemberMrSmiley323-Jul-05 18:35 
GeneralBug Drive Information PinmemberJimmyO24-Jun-04 0:21 
Generalsystem information Pinmemberpradeepvarghesek31-Mar-04 20:32 
GeneralWell done! PinmemberIvo Ivanov20-Jan-04 15:18 
Generalquestions regards system information PinsussEdward Chen16-Nov-02 10:30 
QuestionNew release of SysInfo ? PinsussDidier LIROULET11-Jul-02 6:00 
Generalremote system PinmemberAnonymous26-Jun-02 20:37 
General:-) PinsubeditorBrian Delahunty19-Jun-02 5:28 
QuestionCPUID??? Pinmemberhoangcuong16-Apr-02 18:39 
AnswerRe: CPUID??? PinmemberDean Wyant22-Sep-03 10:40 
GeneralCannot compile and link PinmemberRichard Cavell23-Jan-02 6:49 
GeneralRe: Cannot compile and link PinmemberPaulWendt23-Jan-02 7:46 
GeneralGetting additional information PinmemberTom McSure21-Jan-02 3:09 
GeneralRe: Getting additional information PinmemberPaulWendt21-Jan-02 3:41 
AnswerRe: Getting additional information Pinmemberpragya soni 12312-Jun-08 23:17 
GeneralADD this important feature.... Pinmemberxjhay21-Dec-01 20:08 
GeneralCannot Linking... PinmemberAnonymous10-Nov-01 11:46 
GeneralRe: Cannot Linking... PinmemberYacx11-Dec-01 0:17 

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