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Get Information using Javascript


There is any way to get device information like "IMEI Number" or "MAC Address" through javascript or anything other programming language supported by Sawtooth,

i need unique id from device so that i can keep an eye on devices used in Surveys,
asked Dec 20, 2017 by Nouman Saeed Bronze (1,015 points)
retagged Dec 20, 2017 by Walter Williams
I'm not sure you can due to privacy reasons? Looking for some confirmation here.

Does the sys_CAPIDeviceID system field assist you?
That's correct, Paul.  Secure browsers simply do not provide such information to websites.
Thanks for confirming my suspicions Zachary.

I suggest using sys_CAPIDeviceID as it sounds like it might be a CAPI project?
thanks for your help but i need some unique id other than sys_CAPIDeviceID
because sys_CAPIDeviceID can be change on reinstallation of software.

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Can you use sys_IPAddress given the information you are seeking runs into privacy issues?
answered Dec 21, 2017 by Paul Moon Platinum (86,580 points)