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Forest.FindGlobalCatalog Method (String, LocatorOptions)

Finds a global catalog in this forest for a specified site and location criteria.

Namespace:  System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory
Assembly:  System.DirectoryServices (in System.DirectoryServices.dll)
public GlobalCatalog FindGlobalCatalog(
	string siteName,
	LocatorOptions flag
)

Parameters

siteName
Type: System.String
The name of the site to search.
flag
Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.LocatorOptions
A LocatorOptions value that specifies the location criteria.

Return Value

Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.GlobalCatalog
A GlobalCatalog object for the specified site and location criteria.
ExceptionCondition
ActiveDirectoryObjectNotFoundException

A global catalog cannot be located.

ActiveDirectoryOperationException

A call to the underlying directory service resulted in an error.

ArgumentException

siteName is an empty string.

ArgumentNullException

siteName is null.

ObjectDisposedException

The object has been disposed.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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