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GroupScope Enumeration

Specifies the scope of the group principal.

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

public enum GroupScope

Member nameDescription
LocalThe scope of the group is local. This group type is supported on AD DS and AD LDS.
GlobalThe group's scope is global. This group type is supported on AD DS. When a global group is specified with an AD LDS directory, a Local group is created instead.
UniversalThe scope of the group is universal. This group type is supported on AD DS and AD LDS.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5
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