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GetReplicationMetadata Method

AdamInstance.GetReplicationMetadata Method

Returns the replication metadata for a specific Active Directory object.

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

public override ActiveDirectoryReplicationMetadata GetReplicationMetadata (
	string objectPath
public ActiveDirectoryReplicationMetadata GetReplicationMetadata (
	String objectPath
public override function GetReplicationMetadata (
	objectPath : String
) : ActiveDirectoryReplicationMetadata
Not applicable.



A String that contains the path to the Active Directory object for which to retrieve the replication metadata.

Return Value

A ActiveDirectoryReplicationMetadata object that contains the replication cursor information.

Exception typeCondition


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


The target server is either busy or unavailable.


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


objectPath is not valid.


The specified account does not have permission to perform this operation.


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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