TfsConnection.GetAuthenticatedIdentity Method

Gets the identity that authenticated with the server.

Namespace: Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Client
Assembly: Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Client (in Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Client.dll)

Syntax

'Declaration
Public Sub GetAuthenticatedIdentity ( _
    <OutAttribute> ByRef identity As TeamFoundationIdentity _
)
public void GetAuthenticatedIdentity(
    out TeamFoundationIdentity identity
)
public:
void GetAuthenticatedIdentity(
    [OutAttribute] TeamFoundationIdentity^% identity
)
member GetAuthenticatedIdentity : 
        identity:TeamFoundationIdentity byref -> unit
public function GetAuthenticatedIdentity(
    identity : TeamFoundationIdentity
)

Parameters

Remarks

When Team Foundation Server impersonation is used, the identity that is returned will be the identity that is performing the impersonation, not the user who is making the call. Therefore, the AuthorizedIdentity is usually the correct identity to use from this class.

.NET Framework Security

See Also

Reference

TfsConnection Class

Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Client Namespace