WindowsIdentity.Owner Property

Gets the security identifier (SID) for the token owner.

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

public SecurityIdentifier Owner { get; }
/** @property */
public SecurityIdentifier get_Owner ()

public function get Owner () : SecurityIdentifier

Not applicable.

Property Value

A SecurityIdentifier object for the token owner.

The SID uniquely identifies a user or group on all Windows NT implementations. The returned SID identifies the default owner SID that will be applied to newly created objects.

The following code example shows the use of the Owner property to display the security identifier for the token owner. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the WindowsIdentity class

// Display the SID for the owner.
Console.Write("The SID for the owner is : ");
SecurityIdentifier si = windowsIdentity.Owner;

Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0