DirectorySearcher.SizeLimit Property

Gets or sets a value indicating the maximum number of objects that the server returns in a search.

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

[DSDescriptionAttribute("DSSizeLimit")]
public int SizeLimit { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The maximum number of objects that the server returns in a search. The default value is zero, which means to use the server-determined default size limit of 1000 entries.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

The new value is less than zero.

The server stops searching after the size limit is reached and returns the results accumulated up to that point.

NoteNote

If you set SizeLimit to a value that is larger than the server-determined default of 1000 entries, the server-determined default is used.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.3, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.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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