Security :: Using Page.User.Identity.Name To Fetch User Information From A MsSQL Database?

Dec 23, 2010

I have implemented Forms authentication in an ASP.NET MVC 2 website

By using <%: Page.User.Identity.Name %> on the Site.Master page I can display the userid of the logged in user.

I would like to use this value and display other information about the user that is stored in a User table in a MsSQL database, like:

<%: GetFirstname(Page.User.Identity.Name) %>

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