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UserInformation.NameAccessAllowed | nameAccessAllowed property

Allows you to see if your app is allowed to access the user's information.

Syntax


var nameAccessAllowed = Windows.System.UserProfile.UserInformation.nameAccessAllowed;

Property value

Type: Boolean [JavaScript] | System.Boolean [.NET] | Platform::Boolean [C++]

True if your app is allowed access to the AccountPictureChanged event, and is allowed to retrieve user information by using the GetAccountPicture, GetDisplayNameAsync, GetDomainNameAsync, GetFirstNameAsync, GetLastNameAsync, and GetSessionInitiationProtocolUriAsync methods. Otherwise, this property is false.

Remarks

If this property is FALSE, the GetDisplayNameAsync, GetDomainNameAsync, GetFirstNameAsync, and GetLastNameAsync methods return an empty string, while the GetAccountPicture and GetSessionInitiationProtocolUriAsync methods return a null value.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Desktop
Mobile

API contract

Windows.System.UserProfile.UserProfileContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.System.UserProfile
Windows::System::UserProfile [C++]

Metadata

Windows.System.UserProfile.UserProfileContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Runtime apps only]

Namespace

Windows.System.UserProfile
Windows::System::UserProfile [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

UserInformation

 

 

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