Whoami Command In Windows Server 2008

In this article I am going to explain about Whoami Command in Windows Server 2008 operating system and also explain it's related syntax.
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This command basically used for displays user, group and privileges information for the user who is currently logged on to the local system. If we will used this command without parameters it will displays the current domain and user name.


whoami [/upn | /fqdn | /logonid]
whoami {[/user] [/groups] [/priv]} [/fo <Format>] [/nh]
whoami /all [/fo <Format>] [/nh]


Parameter Description
/upn Displays the user name in user principal name (UPN) format.
/fqdn Displays the user name in fully qualified domain name (FQDN) format.
/priv Displays the security privileges of the current user.
/logonid Displays the logon ID of the current user.
/user Displays the current domain and user name and the security identifier (SID).
/groups Displays the user groups to which the current user belongs.
 /fo <Format> Specifies the output format. Valid values include:
table Displays output in a table. This is the default value.
list Displays output in a list.
csv Displays output in comma-separated value (CSV) format.
/all Displays all information in the current access token, including the current user name, security identifiers (SID), privileges, and groups that the current user belongs to.
/nh Specifies that the column header should not be displayed in the output. This is valid only for table and CSV formats.
/? Displays help at the command prompt.




whoami /all

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