Domain.FindDomainController Method (String)

Finds a domain controller in this domain and in the specified site.

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

public DomainController FindDomainController (
	string siteName
)
public DomainController FindDomainController (
	String siteName
)
public function FindDomainController (
	siteName : String
) : DomainController
Not applicable.

Parameters

siteName

The name of the site to search for the domain controller.

Return Value

A DomainController object that represents the domain controller that is found by this method.

Exception typeCondition

ActiveDirectoryObjectNotFoundException

A domain controller cannot be located.

ActiveDirectoryOperationException

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

ArgumentException

siteName is an empty string.

ArgumentNullException

siteName is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

ObjectDisposedException

The object has been disposed.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

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