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Domain.GetDirectoryEntry Method

Retrieves a DirectoryEntry object that represents the default naming context of the domain.

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

public override DirectoryEntry GetDirectoryEntry ()
public DirectoryEntry GetDirectoryEntry ()
public override function GetDirectoryEntry () : DirectoryEntry
Not applicable.

Return Value

A DirectoryEntry object that represents the domain.

Exception typeCondition


The current object has been disposed.

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