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Hi,

I am getting user name by using the following code:

txtName.Text = Environment.UserName;

I have deployed the code in IIS and while running the application then i am getting
user name as "NETWORK SERVICE" in the textbox instead of logged user name.


Thanks in advance.
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Use User.Identity.Name to get Identity/Name of LoggedIn user.

However this is applicable when you are using Windows-Authentication and "Anonymous Authentication" is set to false in IIS.

Have a look at below links for more information on "Windows-Authentication" in Asp.Net.

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/907hb5w9.aspx

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff647076.aspx
 
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