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ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty class.

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

public ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty(
	DirectoryContext context,
	string ldapDisplayName


Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.DirectoryContext
A DirectoryContext object that specifies the context for this ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty object.
Type: System.String
A String that represents the LDAP display name for this ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty object.


context does not refer to a valid Forest or ConfigurationSet, or ldapDisplayName is an empty string.


context or ldapDisplayName is null.

The ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty.Save method must be called to commit the ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty object that was created to the Active Directory Domain Services.

.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.