DirectoryServer::MoveToAnotherSite Method

Moves the directory server to another site within the forest or configuration set.

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

void MoveToAnotherSite(
	String^ siteName


Type: System::String

The name of the site within the domain to which to move the directory server.


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


siteName is nullptr.


siteName is an empty string.


The object has been disposed.

If the directory server is a domain controller, this method will move the domain controller to a different site in the forest. If the directory server is an AD LDS instance, this method will move the AD LDS instance to a different site in the configuration set.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

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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