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Domain.GetCurrentDomain Method

Gets the Domain object for the current user credentials in effect for the security context under which the application is running.

Namespace:  System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory
Assembly:  System.DirectoryServices (in System.DirectoryServices.dll)

public static Domain GetCurrentDomain()

Return Value

Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.Domain
A Domain object that represents the domain for the specified user credentials in effect for the security context under which the application is running.

ExceptionCondition
ActiveDirectoryObjectNotFoundException

A connection to the current context could not be made.

GetCurrentDomain method is determined by the domain credentials under which the application is running. To retrieve the Domain object representing the domain to which the computer running the application is joined, regardless of the credentials associated with that application, use the GetComputerDomain method instead.

See Also

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

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