Gets the name of the current user.
System .String The name of the user on whose behalf the code is running.
The user name is passed to the common language runtime by the operating system or other authentication provider (such as ASP.NET).
is typically set to the empty string ("") for an unauthenticated entity, but can take other values. Name .NET Framework
Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
.NET Framework Client Profile
Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: Portable Class Library
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see
.NET Framework System Requirements.