Forest.NamingRoleOwner Property


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Gets the domain controller that holds the FSMO naming master role for the forest.

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

public DomainController NamingRoleOwner { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.DomainController

A DomainController object that represents the domain controller that is the FSMO naming master of this Forest.

Exception Condition

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


The target server is either busy or unavailable.


The object has been disposed.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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