FindDirectoryServer Method (String)
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ApplicationPartition.FindDirectoryServer Method (String)

Returns a DirectoryServer object for the application partition and a specified site.

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

public DirectoryServer FindDirectoryServer (
	string siteName
public DirectoryServer FindDirectoryServer (
	String siteName
public function FindDirectoryServer (
	siteName : String
) : DirectoryServer
Not applicable.



A String that specifies a site name.

Return Value

A DirectoryServer object for this application partition and specified site.

Exception typeCondition


siteName is an empty string.


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


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


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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