troubleshooting Question

Get Current Logged on User Username

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I am new to ASP.NET  , but I am an Expert in ASP classic

I am developing and ASP application that integrates with Active Directory.

I am stuck at a point:

- I have an Active Directory Machine , Lets Say ( MyDomain )
- And I have a Web server on a different Machine.
- and I have a stand alone client Machine Logged in using an Active Directory Account.

I need the Following :
Once I load a page it will get my Current Login Name , since I am already logged in. and search in Active Directory.

Then it will give me my Full Name.


I have tried the Request.ServerVariables("LOGON_USER") where it returns nothing.


- I have Cleard the Check Box in the IIS for the Anonymous user
- I have made sure that the Integrated Windows Authentication is checked.

But when I try to view the site , it is asking me to Enter a user name & Password. [ I DO NOT WANT TO ENTER MY USERNAME & PASSWORD AGAIN ]

and Also this can be solved by Entering the site in the Local Intranet trusted Zone in the Internet Explorer.
But also I don't want this too.


I have read some articles on the web that this senario can be done using the Web.Config file.


What I am planning to do is : use One Page to get the username , then the Full Name from the Active Directory using ASP.NET.

Then I will load these valuse in a Session Variable

after that I will continue my ASP Classic Application.

any URGENT HELP & REPLY is highly apreciated.

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