ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty.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
public ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty (
	DirectoryContext context, 
	String ldapDisplayName
public function ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty (
	context : DirectoryContext, 
	ldapDisplayName : String
Not applicable.



A DirectoryContext object that specifies the context for this ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty object.


A String that represents the LDAP display name for this ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty object.

Exception typeCondition


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


context or ldapDisplayName is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

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

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