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DirectoryEntryConfiguration Class

The DirectoryEntryConfiguration class provides a direct way to specify and obtain provider-specific options for manipulating a directory object. Typically, the options apply to search operations of the underlying directory store. The supported options are provider-specific.


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

[DirectoryServicesPermissionAttribute(SecurityAction.LinkDemand, Unrestricted = true)]
public class DirectoryEntryConfiguration

The DirectoryEntryConfiguration type exposes the following members.

Public propertyPageSizeGets or sets the page size in a paged search.
Public propertyPasswordEncodingGets or sets the password encoding method.
Public propertyPasswordPortGets or sets the port number to use to establish an SSL connection when the password is set or changed.
Public propertyReferralGets or sets a value that determines if and how referral chasing is pursued.
Public propertySecurityMasksGets or sets a security mask to use with DirectoryEntryConfiguration.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetCurrentServerNameGets the host name of the server for the current binding to this directory object.
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodIsMutuallyAuthenticatedDetermines if mutual authentication is performed by the SSPI layer.
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodSetUserNameQueryQuotaSets the name of a security principal so that when the principal is accessed, its quota information will also be returned.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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