IdentityExtensions Class


Provides extension methods to get the user name or user ID from an identity.

Namespace:   Microsoft.AspNet.Identity
Assembly:  Microsoft.AspNet.Identity.Core (in Microsoft.AspNet.Identity.Core.dll)

Inheritance Hierarchy



public static class IdentityExtensions
public ref class IdentityExtensions abstract sealed 
type IdentityExtensions = class end
Public NotInheritable Class IdentityExtensions


Name Description
System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_static FindFirstValue(ClaimsIdentity, String)

Returns the claim value for the first claim with the specified type.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_static GetUserId(IIdentity)

Returns the user ID using the UserIdClaimType.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_static GetUserId<T>(IIdentity)

Return the user id using the UserIdClaimType

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_static GetUserName(IIdentity)

Returns the user name using the UserNameClaimType.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

See Also

Microsoft.AspNet.Identity Namespace
ASP.NET Identity

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