This function gets the full name (if any) of a specified user in the project security system.

Function Group Execution Windows Embedded Thin Client
GetUserFullName Security Synchronous Supported Supported Supported


The name of a user in the project security system.
The name of a tag (String type) that will receive the full name of the specified user. If the specified user does not have a full name defined, then the tag will receive an empty string ("").
Note: The tag name must be enclosed in quotes, as shown in the syntax diagram, or else the project will try to get the value of the named tag.

Returned value

This function returns the following possible values:
Value Description
0 Specified user does not exist.
1 Success; specified user exists.


Get the full name of the currently logged user (via the system tag UserName):
GetUserFullName( UserName, "UserFullName" )
Get the full name of the user "engineer1":
GetUserFullName( "engineer1", "UserFullName" )