The WindowsUser class manages the Windows user profile information of a user.
public interface IWindowsUser
The WindowsUser class provides the following methods:
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Adds a role assignment to the user profile.
Returns the directory entry for the user from Active Directory.
Returns an enumeration of the effective user role assignments.
The WindowsUser class provides the following property:
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Gets the Windows login name of the user.
A user’s Windows profile consists of the information used by Windows to identify the user. See the HierarchicalUser class for a user’s UNIX profile.
The rights you assign to users and group in a particular role apply to Active Directory users and groups. They can also apply to locally-defined users and groups if you configure the role definition to allow local accounts to be assigned to the role. All Windows users, including local users, must be assigned at least one role that allows them log on locally, remotely, or both.