Name Property

WindowsIdentity.Name Property


Gets the user's Windows logon name.

Namespace:   System.Security.Principal
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public override string Name { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The Windows logon name of the user on whose behalf the code is being run.



The logon name is in the form DOMAIN\USERNAME.

The following code shows the use of the Name property to get the user's Windows logon name. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the WindowsIdentity class.

propertyDescription += windowsIdentity.Name;

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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