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I created a module and I need to use the user name of the user's profile being viewed.

How do I call/get it?

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You can load a user object like this :

$current_user = menu_get_object('user', 1);
$username = $current_user->name;

Reference of menu_get_object function.

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If it's the user that's currently visiting your website that your looking to display then this code can be used.

 global $user;
 print $user->name; 

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