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INFO function

Description

INFO(identifier) returns computer and system information.

The identifier can be one of the following:

IdentifierMeaning
MEDCALCVERSIONThe MedCalc version number.
WINDOWSVERSIONThe Windows version number.
OFFICEVERSIONThe Office version and build number.
USERNAMEThe MedCalc user name.
WINUSERThe Windows user name.
OSBITSReturns 32 on a Windows 32-bits operating system, and 64 on a Windows 64-bits operating system
WOW64Returns 1 (=TRUE) when you run a 32-bits MedCalc version on a 64-bits operating system. For more information see WoW64 on Wikipedia.
NETFX40Returns 1 (=TRUE) when the Microsoft .NET Framework 4 is installed.
DECIMALSYMBOLThe character used as decimal symbol (see Regional settings).
LISTSEPARATORThe character to be used as the list separator (see Regional settings).
PCNAMEThe (NetBIOS) name of the computer.
PATHReturns the current directory.
PROGPATHThe path of the MedCalc program (medcalc.exe).
TEMPPATHThe folder where MedCalc stores temporary files.
TICKCOUNTThe number of milliseconds that have elapsed since the computer was (re-)started, up to 49.7 days. The counter has a resolution in the range of 10 milliseconds to 16 milliseconds. Its value is the value obtained from the Windows GetTickCount function.

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