Membership.GetUser Method (Object, Boolean)

 
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Gets the information from the data source for the membership user associated with the specified unique identifier. Updates the last-activity date/time stamp for the user, if specified.

Namespace:   System.Web.Security
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public static MembershipUser GetUser(
	object providerUserKey,
	bool userIsOnline
)

Parameters

providerUserKey
Type: System.Object

The unique user identifier from the membership data source for the user.

userIsOnline
Type: System.Boolean

If true, updates the last-activity date/time stamp for the specified user.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.Security.MembershipUser

A MembershipUser object representing the user associated with the specified unique identifier.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

providerUserKey is null.

The GetUser method retrieves the user information from the data source and creates a MembershipUser object populated with the returned data. The user is identified with the unique identifier from the data source specified in the providerUserKey parameter.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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