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SearchScope Enumeration

The SearchScope enumeration specifies the scope of a search.

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

public enum SearchScope

Member nameDescription
BaseSearch only the specified base object. The value is equal to 0.
OneLevelSearch the child objects of the base object, but not the base object itself. The value is equal to 1.
SubtreeSearch the base object and all child objects. The value is equal to 2.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

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.