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Gets information about a Content Services user.

Class members


  • getCurrentPerson(): Observable<any>
    Gets information about the user who is currently logged in.
  • getPerson(personId: string): Observable<any>
    Gets information about a user identified by their username.
    • personId: string - ID of the target user
    • Returns Observable<any> - User information


The class returned by getPerson and getCurrentPerson is detailed in the Ecm User model docs. The avatarId passed to getUserProfileImage is available as a field of the EcmUserModel instance returned for a particular person.

See the getPerson method in the Alfresco JS API for more information about the REST calls used by this service.

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