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HostingEnvironment.Impersonate Method

Impersonates the user represented by the application identity.

Namespace:  System.Web.Hosting
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

[SecurityPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.Demand, ControlPrincipal = true)]
public static IDisposable Impersonate()

Return Value

Type: System.IDisposable
An IDisposable object that represents the Windows user prior to impersonation; this object can be used to revert to the original user's context.


The process cannot impersonate.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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