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ActiveDirectorySite Constructor
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ActiveDirectorySite Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the ActiveDirectorySite class, using the specified DirectoryContext object.

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

public ActiveDirectorySite(
	DirectoryContext context,
	string siteName
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.DirectoryContext

A DirectoryContext object for creating this site.

siteName
Type: System.String

The name for the new site.

ExceptionCondition
ActiveDirectoryOperationException

A call to the underlying directory service resulted in an error.

ActiveDirectoryServerDownException

The target server is either busy or unavailable.

ArgumentException

This exception will occur for any one of the following reasons:

  • The target in the context parameter is not a forest, configuration set, domain controller, or an AD LDS server.

  • siteName is an empty string.

ArgumentNullException

context or siteName is null.

AuthenticationException

The credentials that were supplied are not valid.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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