create session for loginname

this  code writes on my page the login name of the authenticated user <asp:LoginName ID="LoginName1" runat="server" BackColor="Transparent" Width="172px" CssClass="bodybold" />

how can i create a session  of that name so i can insert into db
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gianitooAsked:
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sirbountyCommented:
You mean something like this?

Session("ThisSession")=LoginName1
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gianitooAuthor Commented:
yes.  so that will create a session and i can do whatever i want with that name?
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gianitooAuthor Commented:
is not working it gives me this as the result  System.Web.UI.WebControls.LoginName

how can i create a sesion  for the name of the authenticated user by using windows authentication
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sirbountyCommented:
Sorry for the delay - glad you got it sorted.
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