In a forms model, I used to get the current logged-in user by:
How do I get the current user inside a controller class in ASP.NET MVC?
If you need to get the user from within the controller, use the
User property of Controller. If you need it from the view, I would populate what you specifically need in the
ViewData, or you could just call User as I think it's a property of
I found that
User works, that is,