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How can I get a username at ASP pages to connect to our site by dial up?

I'm a computer programmer (Web Programmer with ASP & VB). We have an intranet site. I want know how can I get an online user's username at ASP pages that connect to our site by dial up? Is there any component for it? Our OS is Windows 2000 Advance Server. Thanks.

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Unfortunately, no. The only thing that comes into IIS is a TCP/IP packet. There's no information in that packet to indicate the user dialed into their ISP. You will have to ask the user.

This was first published in April 2002

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