IIdentity Interface

Defines the basic functionality of an identity object.

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

Syntax

'Declaration
<ComVisibleAttribute(True)> _
Public Interface IIdentity
[ComVisibleAttribute(true)]
public interface IIdentity

The IIdentity type exposes the following members.

Properties

  Name Description
Public propertySupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360 AuthenticationType Gets the type of authentication used.
Public propertySupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360 IsAuthenticated Gets a value that indicates whether the user has been authenticated.
Public propertySupported by Silverlight for Windows PhoneSupported by Xbox 360 Name Gets the name of the current user.

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Remarks

An identity object represents the user on whose behalf the code is running.

Version Information

Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

Silverlight for Windows Phone

Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1, Windows Phone OS 7.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: Xbox 360, Windows Phone OS 7.0

Platforms

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.