SPUtility.GetAccountName method

Retrieves an account name, without provider information, given the full username associated with the account.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Utilities
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)

Public Shared Function GetAccountName ( _
	fullName As String _
) As String
Dim fullName As String
Dim returnValue As String

returnValue = SPUtility.GetAccountName(fullName)


Type: System.String

The full username associated with the account.

Return value

Type: System.String
A string that provides the account name for the account.

If the provided username is empty or null, this method throws an exception of ArgumentNullException.