IUserIdentityManager::GetIdentityByCookie method

[GetIdentityByCookie is not supported and may be altered or unavailable in the future. Instead, use User Accounts with Fast User Switching and Remote Desktop.]

Gets a specific user identity by the cookie used to uniquely identify it.

Syntax


HRESULT GetIdentityByCookie(
  [in]   GUID *uidCookie,
  [out]  IUserIdentity **ppIdentity
);

Parameters

uidCookie [in]

Type: GUID*

The address of a GUID value that represents the cookie for the identity you want to retrieve.

ppIdentity [out]

Type: IUserIdentity**

The address of the pointer that will receive the user identity object.

Return value

Type: HRESULT

The result of the retrieval request. If successful, it returns S_OK. Otherwise it will return one of the following error codes.

Return codeDescription
E_IDENTITY_NOT_FOUND

The identity requested could not be found.

E_IDENTITIES_DISABLED

Identity management is disabled on the system.

 

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 2000 Professional [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows 2000 Server [desktop apps only]

End of client support

Windows 2000 Professional

End of server support

Windows 2000 Server

Header

Msident.h

IDL

Msident.idl

DLL

Msident.dll

 

 

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