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DirectorySearcher Members

DirectorySearcher overview

Public Constructors

public constructorDirectorySearcher Constructor Overloaded. Initializes a new instance of the DirectorySearcher class.

Public Properties

public propertyCacheResults Gets or sets a value indicating whether the result is cached on the client computer.
public propertyClientTimeout Gets or sets the maximum amount of time that the client waits for the server to return results. If the server does not respond within this time, the search is aborted and no results are returned.
public propertyContainer (inherited from Component) Gets the IContainer that contains the Component.
public propertyFilter Gets or sets the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) format filter string.
public propertyPageSize Gets or sets the page size in a paged search.
public propertyPropertiesToLoad Gets the set of properties retrieved during the search.
public propertyPropertyNamesOnly Gets or sets a value indicating whether the search retrieves only the names of attributes to which values have been assigned.
public propertyReferralChasing Gets or sets how referrals are chased.
public propertySearchRoot Gets or sets the node in the Active Directory hierarchy where the search starts.
public propertySearchScope Gets or sets the scope of the search that is observed by the server.
public propertyServerPageTimeLimit Gets or sets the time limit the server should observe to search an individual page of results (as opposed to the time limit for the entire search).
public propertyServerTimeLimit Gets or sets the maximum amount of time the server spends searching. If the time limit is reached, only entries found up to that point are returned.
public propertySite (inherited from Component) Gets or sets the ISite of the Component.
public propertySizeLimit Gets or sets the maximum number of objects the server returns in a search.
public propertySort Gets the property on which the results are sorted.

Public Methods

public methodCreateObjRef (inherited from MarshalByRefObject) Creates an object that contains all the relevant information required to generate a proxy used to communicate with a remote object.
public methodDispose (inherited from Component) Overloaded. Releases the resources used by the Component.
public methodEquals (inherited from Object) Overloaded. Determines whether two Object instances are equal.
public methodFindAll Executes the search and returns a collection of the entries that are found.
public methodFindOne Executes the search and returns only the first entry found.
public methodGetHashCode (inherited from Object) Serves as a hash function for a particular type, suitable for use in hashing algorithms and data structures like a hash table.
public methodGetLifetimeService (inherited from MarshalByRefObject) Retrieves the current lifetime service object that controls the lifetime policy for this instance.
public methodGetType (inherited from Object) Gets the Type of the current instance.
public methodInitializeLifetimeService (inherited from MarshalByRefObject) Obtains a lifetime service object to control the lifetime policy for this instance.
public methodToString (inherited from Object) Returns a String that represents the current Object.

Public Events

public eventDisposed (inherited from Component) Adds an event handler to listen to the Disposed event on the component.

Protected Properties

protected propertyDesignMode (inherited from Component) Gets a value that indicates whether the Component is currently in design mode.
protected propertyEvents (inherited from Component) Gets the list of event handlers that are attached to this Component.

Protected Methods

protected methodDispose Overloaded. Overridden. See Component.Dispose.
protected methodFinalize (inherited from Component) Overridden. Releases unmanaged resources and performs other cleanup operations before the Component is reclaimed by garbage collection.

In C# and C++, finalizers are expressed using destructor syntax.

protected methodGetService (inherited from Component) Returns an object that represents a service provided by the Component or by its Container.
protected methodMemberwiseClone (inherited from Object) Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.

See Also

DirectorySearcher Class | System.DirectoryServices Namespace