Item Property
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DirectoryAttribute.Item Property (Int32)


The Item property gets or sets the DirectoryAttribute object at the specified index.

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

public object this[
	int index
] { get; set; }


Type: System.Int32

The zero-based index value at which the DirectoryAttribute object is found.

Property Value

Type: System.Object

The DirectoryAttribute object at the specified index.

Exception Condition

value to set is an invalid type. The valid types are byte[], string, or URI.


value contains a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic).

The Get method of Item always attempts to convert and return the value object as a string; otherwise it returns a byte array. To get a better performance, use the M:System.DirectoryServices.Protocols.DirectoryAttribute.GetValues method if you know the return type of the attribute value.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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