Thread.CurrentPrincipal Property


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Gets or sets the thread's current principal (for role-based security).

Namespace:   System.Threading
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

static member CurrentPrincipal : IPrincipal with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.Security.Principal.IPrincipal

An IPrincipal value representing the security context.

Exception Condition

The caller does not have the permission required to set the principal.

The following code example shows how to set and retrieve the principal of a thread.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.


to manipulate the principal object. Associated enumeration: SecurityPermissionFlag.ControlPrincipal.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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