CurrentUser Method

SqlFunctions.CurrentUser Method ()

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Returns the name of the current user.

Namespace:   System.Data.Objects.SqlClient
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

[EdmFunctionAttribute("SqlServer", "CURRENT_USER")]
public static string CurrentUser()

Return Value

Type: System.String

The name of the current user.

You cannot call this function directly. This function can only appear within a LINQ to Entities query.

This function is translated to a corresponding function in the database. For information about the corresponding SQL Server function, see CURRENT_USER (Transact-SQL).

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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