ContextUtil.IsCallerInRole Method

Determines whether the caller is in the specified role.

Namespace: System.EnterpriseServices
Assembly: System.EnterpriseServices (in system.enterpriseservices.dll)

public static bool IsCallerInRole (
	string role
public static boolean IsCallerInRole (
	String role
public static function IsCallerInRole (
	role : String
) : boolean



The name of the role to check.

Return Value

true if the caller is in the specified role; otherwise, false.

Exception typeCondition


There is no COM+ context available.

  • Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see .

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0