ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty.FindByName Method

Gets an ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty object in the Active Directory Domain Services schema partition that matches a given directory context and name.

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

public static ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty FindByName(
	DirectoryContext context,
	string ldapDisplayName
)

Parameters

context
Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.DirectoryContext

A DirectoryContext object that specifies the context for the search.

ldapDisplayName
Type: System.String

A String that specifies the LDAP display name of the schema property to search for.

Return Value

Type: System.DirectoryServices.ActiveDirectory.ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty
An ActiveDirectorySchemaProperty object for the schema property that is found. null if the property is not found.

ExceptionCondition
ActiveDirectoryObjectNotFoundException

The object was not found.

ArgumentException

context does not refer to a valid Forest or ConfigurationSet, or ldapDisplayName parameter is an empty string.

ArgumentNullException

context or ldapDisplayName is null.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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