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As we migrated our solutions and scripts from SP2010 to SP2013 my script ran into some weird error where I could not fetch the current logged in user with "_spUserId" anymore.

var user = _spUserId

As a workaround I'm using

user = currentWeb.get_currentUser();

now..

Anyone with an Explanation? Is _spUserId obsolete in SP2013? Or is this some local problem?

Thanks alot for your responses

Tom

  • _spUserId returned undefined – t0. Apr 12 '13 at 14:21
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Yes _spUserId is deprecated in SP2013. Use _spPageContextInfo.userId instead.

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    They just moved the variable within the global context object. – Vardhaman Deshpande Apr 12 '13 at 19:13

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