ApplicationPartition.FindAllDiscoverableDirectoryServers Method

Returns a ReadOnlyDirectoryServerCollection object that contains all of the directory servers that have registered either a site-specific DNS record for the current site or a non-site-specific DNS record for the application partition.

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

public ReadOnlyDirectoryServerCollection FindAllDiscoverableDirectoryServers()

Return Value

Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.ReadOnlyDirectoryServerCollection
A ReadOnlyDirectoryServerCollection object that contains the directory servers that were found.


The ApplicationPartition object has not yet been committed to the underlying directory store.


The application partition is an AD LDS application partition.


The object has been disposed.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 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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