Get and Set a SharePoint User Field Value Using Server Object Model C#

At this hint, I explains How to Get and Set a SharePoint User Field value using Server Object Model C#

To set a SharePoint User Field value

Field Class: SPFieldUser
Field Value Class: SPFieldUserValue

SPUser user = web.AllUsers[@"domain\username"];
item["FieldName"] = user;

To get a SharePoint User Field value

string currentValue = item["FieldName"].ToString();
SPFieldUser userField = list.Fields.GetFieldByInternalName("FieldName");
SPFieldUserValue itemValue = 
SPUser user = itemValue.User;

Enjoy 🙂

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