DomainController.GetDirectorySearcher Method

Retrieves a DirectorySearcher object for the domain controller.

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

public virtual DirectorySearcher GetDirectorySearcher ()
public DirectorySearcher GetDirectorySearcher ()
public function GetDirectorySearcher () : DirectorySearcher
Not applicable.

Return Value

A DirectorySearcher object for the domain controller.

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

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