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ActiveDirectoryRole Class

Note: This API is now obsolete.

Represents an Active Directory role in a Windows Workflow Foundation hosting environment. This class cannot be inherited.

System.Object
  System.Workflow.Activities.WorkflowRole
    System.Workflow.Activities.ActiveDirectoryRole

Namespace:  System.Workflow.Activities
Assembly:  System.Workflow.Activities (in System.Workflow.Activities.dll)
[SerializableAttribute]
[ObsoleteAttribute("The System.Workflow.* types are deprecated.  Instead, please use the new types from System.Activities.*")]
public sealed class ActiveDirectoryRole : WorkflowRole, 
	ISerializable, IDisposable

The ActiveDirectoryRole type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public propertyNameGets or sets the Active Directory role name. (Overrides WorkflowRole.Name.)
Public propertyRootEntryGets the root Active Directory node associated with the ActiveDirectoryRole.
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  NameDescription
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetAllReportsReturns an ActiveDirectoryRole that contains all the roles that report to the current role either directly or indirectly.
Public methodGetDirectReportsReturns an ActiveDirectoryRole that contains all the roles that report directly to the current role.
Public methodGetEntriesReturns the generic collection that contains all DirectoryEntry objects associated with the current ActiveDirectoryRole.
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetIdentitiesGets a generic list of the Windows NT accounts associated with the ActiveDirectoryRole. (Overrides WorkflowRole.GetIdentities().)
Public methodGetManagerReturns an Active Directory role that contains information about the manager of the current ActiveDirectoryRole.
Public methodGetManagerialChainReturns the Active Directory role that contains information about the managerial chain associated with the current ActiveDirectoryRole.
Public methodGetPeersReturns an Active Directory role that contains information about all the directory operations that are supervised by the manager of the current ActiveDirectoryRole.
Public methodGetSecurityIdentifiersReturns a generic list of SecurityIdentifier objects associated with the current ActiveDirectoryRole.
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodIncludesIdentityReturns a value that indicates whether the ActiveDirectoryRole contains the specified identity. (Overrides WorkflowRole.IncludesIdentity(String).)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
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  NameDescription
Explicit interface implemetationPrivate methodIDisposable.DisposeReleases all resources used by the ActiveDirectoryRole.
Explicit interface implemetationPrivate methodISerializable.GetObjectDataPopulates a SerializationInfo with the data required to serialize the target object.
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NoteNote

This material discusses types and namespaces that are obsolete. For more information, see Deprecated Types in Windows Workflow Foundation 4.5.

Typically, the Active Directory store is used for storing organizational information for personnel. The main purpose for the ActiveDirectoryRole is for making queries against such organizational information for business reasons.

Active Directory roles typically correspond to a job function, title, or job skill within the context of the organization.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5.1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5

Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, 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.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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