Was this page helpful?
Your feedback about this content is important. Let us know what you think.
Additional feedback?
1500 characters remaining
ActiveDirectorySite Constructor

ActiveDirectorySite.ActiveDirectorySite Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the ActiveDirectorySite class, using the specified DirectoryContext object.

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

public ActiveDirectorySite (
	DirectoryContext context,
	string siteName
)
public ActiveDirectorySite (
	DirectoryContext context, 
	String siteName
)
public function ActiveDirectorySite (
	context : DirectoryContext, 
	siteName : String
)
Not applicable.

Parameters

context

A DirectoryContext object for creating this site.

siteName

The name for the new site.

Exception typeCondition

ActiveDirectoryOperationException

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

ActiveDirectoryServerDownException

The target server is either busy or unavailable.

ArgumentException

This exception will occur for any one of the following reasons:

  • The target in the context parameter is not a forest, configuration set, domain controller, or an ADAM server.

  • siteName is an empty string.

ArgumentNullException

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

AuthenticationException

The credentials that were supplied are not valid.

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

Community Additions

ADD
Show:
© 2015 Microsoft