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WindowsIdentity.IsGuest Property

Gets a value indicating whether the user account is identified as a Guest account by the system.

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

public virtual bool IsGuest { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the user account is a Guest account; otherwise, false.

The following code shows the use of the IsGuest property to return a value indicating whether the user account is identified as a Guest account by the system. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the WindowsIdentity class.

if (windowsIdentity.IsGuest)
{
    propertyDescription += ", is a Guest account";
}

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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