Name Property

FormsAuthenticationTicket.Name Property

Gets the user name associated with the forms-authentication ticket.

Namespace:  System.Web.Security
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

member Name : string

Property Value

Type: System.String
The user name associated with the forms-authentication ticket.

The following code example displays the property values of the FormsAuthenticationTicket for the current logged-on user.


If there is no logged-on user, the Identity property will be a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) and you will receive a compiler exception when attempting to cast the Identity property as a FormsIdentity object.

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.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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.

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