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PassportIdentity.GetDomainFromMemberName Method

Returns the Passport domain from the member name string. This class is deprecated.

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

public string GetDomainFromMemberName(
	string strMemberName


Type: System.String

The name of the Passport member

Return Value

Type: System.String
The Passport domain for the specified member.

This class has been deprecated and is no longer supported. Microsoft Passport Network has been replaced by Windows Live ID. For more information about how to use Windows Live ID to authenticate users in a Web application, see Windows Live ID SDK.

// Declare new PassportIdendity object as variable newPass.
System.Web.Security.PassportIdentity newPass = new System.Web.Security.PassportIdentity();
// Get the name of the Passport domain associated with the current UserName.
string passportDomain = newPass.GetDomainFromMemberName(newPass.Name);

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