Last modified by ThomasKoch on 2007/05/14

Question How can I display a user's first and last name using just the XWiki.username. ie Instead of having to John Smith>XWiki.jsmith can I just specify XWiki.jsmith and automatically display the first and last name ?

You can use
, which automatically formats the username and also links to his/her profile.

If you don't want to link to the user profile, you can use
$xwiki.getUserName("XWiki.TheUser", false)


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