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Actor Property

ClaimsIdentity::Actor Property

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Gets or sets the identity of the calling party that was granted delegation rights.

Namespace:  System.Security.Claims
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

property ClaimsIdentity^ Actor {
	ClaimsIdentity^ get ();
	void set (ClaimsIdentity^ value);

Property Value

Type: System.Security.Claims::ClaimsIdentity
The calling party that was granted delegation rights.


An attempt to set the property to the current instance occurs.

An application can access the delegation chain that led to the current call, by recursively examining the Actor property. The token on whose behalf the call is being delegated can be accessed through the BootstrapContext property.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5
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