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Reports the name of the system the application is running on.Syntax:

get the address

Examples:

put the address into myAddress
put last item of the address into theAppName

Use the address property to find out the path to the application, or the name of the system.

For example, if LiveCode is running on a Mac OS system named "Heliand", and the LiveCode folder is located on a volume called "Fnord", its address property is Heliand:/Fnord/LiveCode/LiveCode.

On Unix systems, the computer's name is its domain name. On [[Mac OS|Mac OS systems]], the name is the one set in the File Sharing control panel.

Changes: Support for AppleTalk zone addresses on Mac OS systems was removed in version 1.1. In previous versions, the address property reported the application's AppleTalk address, including its zone.