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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.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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, 3.0, 2.0