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ThareLyn
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Get detail of current logged in user using Powerapps Component Framework

Hi. Can anyone tell me what is the way of getting the details (fullname,email,etc) of the current logged in user using the powerapps component framework. Thank you.

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v-bofeng-msft
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Hi @ThareLyn :

User's info is available under context.userSettings. 

I think this link will help you a lot:

Context 

UserSettings 

In addition,you can also refer to this post:

How to display the current user information by code? 

Best Regards,

Bof

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you can get user name and userid and security roles of the user from context.userSettings.

context.userSettings.userName

 

However, if you need other user attributes, you may need to use context.webapi.retrieve to query uer entity with userid

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v-bofeng-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @ThareLyn :

User's info is available under context.userSettings. 

I think this link will help you a lot:

Context 

UserSettings 

In addition,you can also refer to this post:

How to display the current user information by code? 

Best Regards,

Bof

you can get user name and userid and security roles of the user from context.userSettings.

context.userSettings.userName

 

However, if you need other user attributes, you may need to use context.webapi.retrieve to query uer entity with userid

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