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Looking up user's first and last name with Integrated Windows Authentication

Apr 12, 2012 2:49 PM

Tags: #active_directory #remote_user #getauthuser() #auth_user #windows_authentication


I am building an intranet web application and would like to use Integrated Windows Authentication.  I am easily able to retrieve the user's Active Directory domain name and username (SAMAccountName) using any of the following:





However I would like to have their first name and last name as well.  Does anyone know how I can get this information?




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    Apr 12, 2012 3:04 PM   in reply to JonH77

    If it's in AD, you can get it.  Since I don't know what the fields are called, I'd have to do a google search on "active directory field names".  But you can do that yourself.

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    Apr 12, 2012 7:23 PM   in reply to JonH77

    there is a tag called cfldap

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