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Can any one let me know how to fetch a logged username in a application page running on sharepoint site. It will be kind if expressed in details..

Regards amit

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You can use SPContext.Current.Web.CurrentUser which returns an object of SPUser :

Also, SPSecurityContext.GetWindowsIdentity() will return an WindowsIdentity object.

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Just a note. SPSecurityContext.GetWindowsIdentity() is only available in Sharepoint 2010 – Fox Feb 10 '12 at 6:51

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