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ServiceSecurityContext.WindowsIdentity Property

Gets the Windows identity of the current setting.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

public WindowsIdentity WindowsIdentity { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Security.Principal.WindowsIdentity
A WindowsIdentity that represents the Windows domain user.

If the remote party cannot be associated with a Windows account, the IsAnonymous property is set to true.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, 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.