CreatingCookieEventArgs.UserName Property

Gets the name for the user.

Namespace:  System.Web.ApplicationServices
Assembly:  System.Web.Extensions (in System.Web.Extensions.dll)

member UserName : string with get

Property Value

Type: System.String
The name that is provided by the user for authentication.

You use the UserName property to retrieve the authentication name when you set custom values in the authentication ticket. Typically, you set the Name property of the FormsAuthenticationTicket object to the UserName value.

The following example shows an event handler for the CreatingCookie event. The handler retrieves user values from the CreatingCookieEventArgs object to customize the authentication cookie. The Name property is set to the values of the UserName property.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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