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ConfigurationSet.FindAdamInstance Method (String)

Finds an AD LDS instance in this configuration set for a given partition name.

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

public AdamInstance FindAdamInstance(
	string partitionName


Type: System.String
A String that specifies a partition in which to search.

Return Value

Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.AdamInstance
An AdamInstance object that represents an AD LDS instance that was found.


partitionName is null.


The object has been disposed.


An AD LDS instance for the specified partitionName could not be found in this configuration set.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.