GlobalCatalog Class

 
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The GlobalCatalog class represents a global catalog server. A global catalog server is a domain controller that hosts a replica of the global catalog.

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


<DirectoryServicesPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand,
	Unrestricted := True)>
Public Class GlobalCatalog
	Inherits DomainController

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubpropertyCurrentTime

Gets the current date and time from this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyDomain

Gets the domain that this domain controller is a member of.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyForest

Gets the forest that this domain controller is a member of.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyHighestCommittedUsn

Gets the highest update sequence number that has been committed to this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyInboundConnections

Gets the inbound replication connections for this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyIPAddress

Gets the IP address of this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyName

Gets the name of the directory server.(Inherited from DirectoryServer.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOSVersion

Gets the operating system version of this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyOutboundConnections

Gets the outbound replication connections for this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyPartitions

Gets the partitions on this directory server.(Inherited from DirectoryServer.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertyRoles

Gets the roles that this domain controller serves.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertySiteName

Gets the name of the site that this domain controller belongs to.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubpropertySyncFromAllServersCallback

Gets or sets the synchronization delegate for this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubmethodCheckReplicationConsistency()

Uses the Knowledge Consistency Checker (KCC) to verify the replication topology for this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodDisableGlobalCatalog()

Demotes this domain controller from a global catalog server.

System_CAPS_pubmethodDispose()

Releases all managed and unmanaged resources that are used by the object.(Inherited from DirectoryServer.)

System_CAPS_protmethodDispose(Boolean)

Causes the object to release all managed and/or unmanaged resources.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodEnableGlobalCatalog()

Not supported for the GlobalCatalog class because this domain controller is already a global catalog server.(Overrides DomainController.EnableGlobalCatalog().)

System_CAPS_pubmethodEquals(Object)

Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_protmethodFinalize()

Overrides the Object.Finalize method.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticFindAll(DirectoryContext)

Finds all global catalog servers in the specified context.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticFindAll(DirectoryContext, String)

Finds all global catalog servers in the specified context and site.

System_CAPS_pubmethodFindAllProperties()

Retrieves all of the Active Directory Domain Services properties that are stored on this global catalog server.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticFindOne(DirectoryContext)

Finds a single global catalog server in the specified context.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticFindOne(DirectoryContext, LocatorOptions)

Finds a single global catalog server in the specified context, allowing for additional search options.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticFindOne(DirectoryContext, String)

Finds a single global catalog server in the specified context and site.

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticFindOne(DirectoryContext, String, LocatorOptions)

Finds a single global catalog server in the specified context and site, allowing for additional search options.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetAllReplicationNeighbors()

Retrieves the replication neighbors for this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetDirectoryEntry()

Retrieves a DirectoryEntry object that represents the directory server.(Inherited from DirectoryServer.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetDirectorySearcher()

Retrieves a DirectorySearcher object for the global catalog server.(Overrides DomainController.GetDirectorySearcher().)

System_CAPS_pubmethodSystem_CAPS_staticGetGlobalCatalog(DirectoryContext)

Retrieves a GlobalCatalog object for the specified context.

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetHashCode()

Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetReplicationConnectionFailures()

Retrieves a list of the replication connection failures recorded by this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetReplicationCursors(String)

Retrieves the replication cursor information for the specified partition.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetReplicationMetadata(String)

Retrieves the replication metadata for a specific Active Directory Domain Services object.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetReplicationNeighbors(String)

Retrieves the replication neighbors for the specified partition.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetReplicationOperationInformation()

Retrieves the current and pending replication operations for this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodGetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodIsGlobalCatalog()

Determines if this domain controller is a global catalog server.(Overrides DomainController.IsGlobalCatalog().)

System_CAPS_protmethodMemberwiseClone()

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.(Inherited from Object.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodMoveToAnotherSite(String)

Moves the directory server to another site within the forest or configuration set.(Inherited from DirectoryServer.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodSeizeRoleOwnership(ActiveDirectoryRole)

Causes this domain controller to take ownership of the specified role.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodSyncReplicaFromAllServers(String, SyncFromAllServersOptions)

Causes this domain controller to synchronize the specified partition with all other domain controllers.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodSyncReplicaFromServer(String, String)

Causes this domain controller to synchronize the specified partition with the specified domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodToString()

Retrieves the name of the directory server.(Inherited from DirectoryServer.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodTransferRoleOwnership(ActiveDirectoryRole)

Causes ownership of the specified role to be transferred to this domain controller.(Inherited from DomainController.)

System_CAPS_pubmethodTriggerSyncReplicaFromNeighbors(String)

Begins a synchronization of the specified partition.(Inherited from DomainController.)

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0

Any public static ( Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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