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Hi,
 
I would like to build a Windows Form application with login, based on Single Sign On principals. So I want to use my same Windows Domain username/password to login and shows some value to start with.
 
Only I can't find allot on the internet about this topic or on codeproject. Does anyone got some tips?
 
Thanks in advance!
Posted 29-Mar-11 6:41am
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Solution 1

Try this CodeProject article:
 
User Login For WinForm Applications[^]
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Solution 2

Have a look at John's article
 
User Login For WinForm Applications[^]
 
Basically, the magic is in these lines
 
    
WindowsIdentity  identity = WindowsIdentity.GetCurrent();
WindowsPrincipal principal = new WindowsPrincipal(identity);
 
That will get you the current logged on user. You can then test for group membership and grant or deny access to resource based on membership
 
    WindowsIdentity  identity = WindowsIdentity.GetCurrent();
    WindowsPrincipal principal = new WindowsPrincipal(identity);
    if (principal.IsInRole("Administrator")
    {
        // Grant access to some Admin resource
    }
 
Try googling 'Winforms Windows Authentication' for more references
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Solution 3

Try below link which help you know the user under which your ASP.NET application is running.
 
http://webnetrevolution.blogspot.com/2011/04/windowsidentitygetcurrentname-in-aspnet.html[^]
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