Solved

Only show records based on the user that has logged in (User.Identity.Name)

Posted on 2009-07-15
3
234 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-26
I have a webap using VS2005 and the DB is SQL2005.  I have a webform with a formview and gridview control that allows me to enter records and I use the following two sections of code to capture the username of the individual logged in when I am addeding or updating a existing record using a basic SQLdatasource that select all fields in atable.

Problem: WHen I login to the application to edit the records I worked on using the gridview or fromview control how do I configure the SQLdatasource to only populate the formview or gridviewcontrol with only the records that match the name of the loged in user?  I have tried  "SELECT * FROM TABLE WHERE Username = @Username" and no luck.


Thank you,

 




Protected Sub FormView1_ItemInserting(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.Web.UI.WebControls.FormViewInsertEventArgs) Handles FormView1.ItemInserting 
 

sqldsCategory.InsertParameters( "UserName").DefaultValue = User.Identity.Name
 

End Sub 
 

Protected Sub ASPxGridView1_RowUpdating(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As DevExpress.Web.Data.ASPxDataUpdatingEventArgs) Handles ASPxGridView1.RowUpdating 
 

sqldsCategory.UpdateParameters("RecordModifier").DefaultValue = User.Identity.Name
 

End Sub

Open in new window

0
Comment
Question by:cesemj
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 41

Accepted Solution

by:
guru_sami earned 500 total points
ID: 24862831
Add SelectParamter to your SqlDataSource and use onSelecting Event as below:

<asp:SqlDataSource ID="SqlDataSource1" runat="server"
            ConnectionString="<%$ ConnectionStrings:YourConnectionString %>"
            SelectCommand="SELECT * FROM [yourTable] where UserName=@UserName"
            onselecting="SqlDataSource1_Selecting">
            <SelectParameters>
                <asp:Parameter Name="UserName" />
            </SelectParameters>            
        </asp:SqlDataSource>

Add value to this parameter in codebehind:

Protected Sub SqlDataSource1_Selecting(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As SqlDataSourceSelectingEventArgs)
    e.Command.Parameters("@UserName").Value = User.Identity.Name
End Sub
0
 

Author Comment

by:cesemj
ID: 24862881
I will try it and let you know what happens.
0
 

Author Comment

by:cesemj
ID: 24863053
Excellent insight.  Thank you again...
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This document covers how to connect to SQL Server and browse its contents.  It is meant for those new to Visual Studio and/or working with Microsoft SQL Server.  It is not a guide to building SQL Server database connections in your code.  This is mo…
In this article I will describe the Copy Database Wizard method as one possible migration process and I will add the extra tasks needed for an upgrade when and where is applied so it will cover all.
This tutorial demonstrates a quick way of adding group price to multiple Magento products.
You have products, that come in variants and want to set different prices for them? Watch this micro tutorial that describes how to configure prices for Magento super attributes. Assigning simple products to configurable: We assigned simple products…

919 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

15 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now