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How do I go about getting the client username with the javascript client object model? I can't find anything helpful in microsoft's documentation, it's awful :|

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Duplicate of sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/20802/… ? –  eirikb Sep 14 '12 at 13:03

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var ctx = new SP.ClientContext();
var user = ctx.get_web().get_currentUser();
ctx.load(user);
ctx.executeQueryAsync(function() {
    console.log(user);
});​
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Slightly different approach than what @vedran-rasol did in sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/20802/… –  eirikb Sep 14 '12 at 13:07

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